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Creative Course - Drawing Workshop: The Art and Science of Vermeer

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The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse, Canongate, The Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH8 8DX
By car

There is a public car park adjacent to the Gallery at Broad Pavement. Please visit the Historic Environment Scotland website for more details.

By train

Edinburgh Waverley. The Queen's Gallery is a 15 minute walk from the station.

By tram

The nearest tram stop is York Place. The Queen’s Gallery is a 20 minute walk from the station. Visit Edinburgh Trams for times and fares.

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Bus numbers 6 and 35 stop near the Gallery.  Open-top tour buses stop nearby.

Coach parking is provided free of charge.

  • The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse
  • Sunday, 1 May 2016
  • 10:00 - 17:00
  • £50.00 full price
    £45.00 concession
    Booking essential

Create a series of drawings under the guidance of artist Damian Callan using the techniques that Vermeer and his associates reputedly employed. Begin with a drawing session at the Camera Obscura, then head to The Queen's Gallery and build on the stimulating and fun drawing techniques encountered.

Features an introduction to the exhibition Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer. Entrance to the Camera Obscura, all materials and refreshments included.

*Please note there is no lift at the Camera Obscura.

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