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Weʼre raising £4,300 to To help support London Drawing models and tutors and contribute towards their fees for cancelled classes during the coronavirus closures

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London Drawing is raising funds to pay for support for tutors and models as we have to cancel classes due to the coronavirus. Many tutors and models survive as self employed artists, relying on payments for intermittent teaching and modeling in order to live in the capitol and support themselves in their chosen field of artistic practice. While some have day jobs- or other strands of income- others very much do not and paying for rent and day to day basic necessities becomes difficult very quickly. While London Drawing is able to support our tutors and models short term over the next two to three weeks (from March 16th) - longer term things get more difficult. If you come along to our classes and pay for weekly sessions- it would be amazing if you could contribute towards keeping everyone ticking over during this difficult time. All contributions will go towards supporting tutors and models .

In return our tutors and models will be creating content for us to post on our social media and public platforms. This will take the form of mini tutorials, drawing challenges, images, yoga for drawing sessions and ideas which London Drawing followers and subscribers can use to create with while classes are no longer happening, working from home or self isolating. All of this content at the moment will be free for everyone to use.

Find us on social media- join in and tag us in any posts about what you have been making, doing, any ideas- all welcome!

@LondonDrawing on Instagram / Facebook / Twitter

We hope you will be able to contribute towards our fund- anything however small is useful - and we hope you will join in and create with us. Thank you so much!

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  • London Drawing4 days ago
    London Drawing

    London Drawing

    4 days ago

    We have spent almost 2/3 of the fund on this so far- and from now on we will be paying our tutors and hosts for the sessions they are teaching for us online using this fund and the contributions made via PayPal. So thank you so much for supporting us and what we do! And we will continue to endeavour to provide fun and interesting sessions for you to get involved with plus inspiring content via our social media. Its taking a while for this to filter out but we hope you have enjoyed things so far! Do follow us @LondonDrawing!!

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  • London Drawing4 days ago
    London Drawing

    London Drawing

    4 days ago

    Hello Everyone ! Thank you SO MUCH for all your support- it has been really touching to see how generous everyone has been. We have been able to pay all our models cancellation fees for the whole of April - plus all the tutor cancellation fees until the end of March. So brilliant!!

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  • London Drawing20 days ago
    London Drawing

    London Drawing

    20 days ago

    Hello! If you have already made a contribution - THANK YOU SO MUCH! I have started offering a voucher for our drop in classes as a thank you- so if you have already contributed email me with your full name and I will email you your voucher! :) :)

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21 days ago

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Page last updated on: 4/8/2020 08.54

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146

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Apr 8, 2020

    The class was great.

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Apr 8, 2020

    Thank you for supporting are artistic community 🙏🙏🙏

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Apr 7, 2020

    You are stars, and lifesavers xxx

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Apr 7, 2020

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Apr 6, 2020

    £20.00

  • Carol

    Carol

    Apr 6, 2020

    Thanks for the still life session with Susannah (6th April @ 6pm)

    £20.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Apr 6, 2020

    loved last weeks online Monday still life, so back for more :-) thank you for making this available

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London Drawing is an independent organisation running life drawing drop in classes and creative workshops and events in collaboration with artists and performers across London.

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