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Visit – Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

During May and also July I took the opportunity to visit the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford albeit on constricted timescales (including the day of my eldest son’s wedding!).  However the visits did give me a taster of the museum and … Continue reading

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Research the Roman occupation – North Leigh Roman Villa

Frustratingly I live in a Roman city but one with virtually no Roman ruins – the only ones in Derby are of two wells which are not exactly photographically exciting but I have family living near a villa just outside … Continue reading

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Exercise: Drawing Classical Figure Sculptures

The course notes set an exercise to draw or make tracings of classical figure sculptures  and to choose a variety of figures.  One drawing is then developed further to increase powers of observation.  I choose to draw 3 sculptures or … Continue reading

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