About the Sessions
Basic materials of a board, paper, charcoal and pencils are provided but you are welcome to bring your own materials.
Untutored Drawing Sessions start at £8.50 each for one session. To view the full programme of workshops and classes (both tutored and untutored) please visit the bookings page.
Drawing is Good for You!
Since 2007, Leeds Drawing Club has run life drawing sessions in and around Leeds.
We now operate from our studio on Meanwood Road, which we share with innovative yarn craft enterprise Stitch Up.
Our main drawing studio is located on the 2nd floor at 232 Meanwood Road, Leeds LS7 2AH. Free parking is available here, on a first come, first served basis.
For our sessions in Leeds, we draw in the central exhibition space of The Gallery at 164, which is situated in Munro House, on Duke Street, LS9 8AG.
You can view both locations on the map at the bottom of this page.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I bring my own materials?
Yes! We provide basic drawing materials – paper, charcoal, pencils and chalk, but you are more than welcome to bring your own.
I’ve never done life drawing before – can I still come?
Absolutely! Beginners are most welcome. We offer a beginners course for those who are new to life drawing.
I’m a school student (under 18) – can I come?
Absolutely, school students aged 16 and over can come to the sessions.
I want to be a life model, how do I become one?
We do not train or advise people on how to become life models.
I’m a life model, and I want to model for your sessions – how do I apply?
We are not currently looking for models, but please feel free to fill in an application form if you want, just in case.
I’ve booked a session but I can no longer attend, can I get a refund or roll it over to another session?
Unfortunately all individual sessions are non-refundable and non transferable.
How are the sessions structured?
It is 2 hours of drawing, split into a series of poses, each lasting between 10 and 20 minutes long. We have a break partway through the session.
Whats the difference between an individual session and a block booking?
An individual session is for one 2 hour session, at £8.50. These are for people who prefer to take it week by week or for first timers who are not sure if they want to commit to a whole term of drawing.
A block booking is for the entire term, for people who definitely want to come to all the available sessions during that period. With this option, one session is free.
What if I want to come to 3 sessions, rather than a whole term?
Then just book yourself 3 x individual sessions.
Whats methods of payment do you accept?
Currently we accept paypal and bank transfers for individual sessions, and paypal, bank transfers and cash payments in advance for the block bookings.
The information above should answer any queries you have. If not, please feel free to contact us.
Get In Touch
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Where We Draw
Drawing Club HQ
232 Meanwood Road
Our main drawing studio is located on the 2nd floor at 232 Meanwood Road. Free parking is available here on a first-come, first-served basis.View Location
City Centre Drawing Club
The Gallery at 164, Munro House, Duke Street, Leeds LS9 8AG
For our sessions in Leeds, we draw in the central exhibition space of The Gallery at 164. It's about a 10 minute walk from the train station, there is metered parking nearby.View Location
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