Online Teen’s Portrait Drawing Workshop with Marco Corsini

Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Ages: 13 – 17 years

  • Dates: Monday 27th September, 2021
  • Time: 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Location: Online, via Zoom
  • Course fee: $60 inc. GST

The course will be taught by artist, teacher and MAC founder, Marco Corsini. Students will be introduced to the process of drawing the portrait with a focus upon structure and accuracy. Using plaster busts to draw from, Marco will discuss and demonstrate how to develop a more accurate way of seeing and drawing the face. 

Marco Corsini, self portrait, 2020

Marco will provide one on one feedback while participants are working.

This is a technical course and students will be introduced to the following processes of portraiture drawing:

  • Drawing fundamentals
  • Structure of the head and face
  • Understanding form

We welcome complete beginners as well as more experienced drawers who want to revisit the fundamentals of portraiture. Classes will be restricted to about ten places to ensure one-on-one tuition.


Minimum essentials

  • Drawing pad or loose paper, preferably A3 size or larger with a supportive backing
  • Pencils, preferably 2B, or a charcoal pencil
  • Eraser and sharpener

Nice to have, but not essential

  • Wider range of pencils
  • A stick of compressed charcoal 
  • Drawing board and clips
  • Simple, loose drawing paper such as bulky news or cartridge
  • Easel

Enrolment details

Dates: Monday 27th September, 2021
Time: 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Location: Online, via Zoom
Materials: Please see materials list above
Course fee: $60 inc. GST

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    Student and parent feedback

    “The class was perfect and Marco was very diligent!” – Boyco, 2019

    “Coco loves this class with Marco.  He is a patient and skillful arts teacher.  We are very glad that we found this art class.”- Pearl, 2018

    “We recommend the course very much. Marco is a very good teacher. He inspires the students and teaches fundamental skills, also a very good communicator with kids and parents.  We are very happy about the course.” – Yuki, Dec 2016

    “Marco showed the ability to accommodate all of our needs with kindness and a willingness to spend the time to push through. Marco showed that he is flexible enough to handle anyone with respect.” – Roz, 2018