An Introduction to Archaeological Illustration 4th - 5th March 2017, 9.30am – 4pm each day Roman Vindolanda – Hedley Centre
This weekend workshop covers aspects and techniques of archaeological illustration under the personal tuition of Mark Hoyle BA(hon);P.G.C.E.;MAAIS; MIfA.
The course will look at general techniques and methods of accurately recording small finds including pottery illustration, metal objects, bone, and leatherwork. There will be a selection of objects from the excavations at Vindolanda to handle and draw over the duration of the course. An archaeological drawing starter pack to use and keep will be provided. Each booking will receive a voucher for a future visit to the award winning Roman Army Museum. Costs include morning and afternoon refreshments and a
voucher for lunch in the Museum Café. 12 places available: Cost £100 per person.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to book your place. (A limited amount of well-appointed ensuite single or double B/B accommodation is available on site – please contact 01434344277 for details).
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