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We host open and unin­struct­ed Life Draw­ing on Mon­day nights and Thurs­day morn­ings at CDW Stu­dios. No expe­ri­ence is nec­es­sary, no pre­req­ui­sites, all keen artists are wel­come to attend. Easels and draw­ing-hors­es are avail­able for use (first in best dressed) but you will need to sup­ply your own draw­ing mate­ri­als — pen­cils, paper etc, or you can pur­chase these from our art store. 

Where: CDW Stu­dios
, Lev­el 4, Myer Cen­tre, Run­dle Mall (access via the glass lift clos­est to King William Street)

When: Runs from March — Novem­ber, dur­ing the Uni­ver­si­ty semes­ters (exclud­ing pub­lic hol­i­days and Uni­ver­si­ty breaks).

  • Mon­day nights 6.00pm — 9.00pm
  • Fri­day nights 6:00pm‑9:00pm


  • $10.00 per patron 
  • $5.00 for cur­rent BCA-VEED students 

*CARD PAY­MENTS PRE­FERRED (Eft­pos facil­i­ties: Visa & Mas­ter­Card only)

BOOK­INGS ESSEN­TIAL — Please book your spot via the link below (one per­son per book­ing). You will be tak­en to the eventbrite web­site to fill in a reg­is­tra­tion form, and then sent a tick­et with a bar­code from Eventbrite. You will receive a reminder email the day before the booking.

Once a ses­sion fills up you can email us to request to be put on the wait­list, or you can just book for the next avail­able session.

All are wel­come, you do not need to be an exist­ing stu­dent to attend, we just encour­age you to book so that you don’t miss out. Once you have booked your ses­sion you will receive a con­fir­ma­tion email from Eventbrite, and then a reminder email the day before! Once the ses­sion fills up, this means it is booked out. Not to wor­ry though, you can book for the next ses­sion below! If you need to can­cel, you can do this your­self or just email us to let us know and we will can­cel it for you.



2021 Semes­ter 2 Update: 

Life draw­ing is cur­rent­ly post­poned. Our stu­dio is under con­struc­tion, we are expand­ing. We antic­i­pate resum­ing life draw­ing by the end of August 2021. We will noti­fy pre­vi­ous atten­dees pri­or to open­ing up again.