Now booking Tate Britain Workshop

Ways of Sketching: An Introduction to Sketching Pencils

Join us for an introduction to sketching in Tate Britain's galleries with artist and art historian Frank Wasser

Learn the key skills and techniques for sketching and gain a unique look at some of Britain's most prominent artists, from the Romantic era Turner to the surrealist Eileen Agar. Make your own sketches of some of the major works of sculpture in the collection.

The sketching session includes materials to take home with you, including a set of Winsor & Newton: John Singer Sargent Sketching Pencils, produced in collaboration with Tate.

This session is for adults aged 16 and over.

Tate Britain

Manton entrance

Meeting Point: Top of the Manton stairs

London SW1P 4RG
Plan your visit


21 May 2022 at 11.00–13.00

16 July 2022 at 11.00–13.00

20 August 2022 at 11.00–13.00

17 September 2022 at 11.00–13.00


£90 / £80 for Members

Booking is essential