The Big Draw 2013

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The Big Draw this October

Make a mark or explore all things linear – join us for a series of free events in October as part of The Big Draw [external link], the world’s biggest celebration of drawing.

Big Draw logoDrop in on the evening of Friday 4 October, take some inspiration from a series of ten-minute talks around paintings in the collection and then help create an art installation of a futuristic paper city.

There's also a special Talk and Draw for over-65s as part of Silver Sunday on 6 October.

Big Draw weekend

Drawing-related events in October

As well as taking part in national events like the Big Draw, the National Gallery runs creative drawing sessions throughout the year for all ages. Events for families this month include silverpoint drawing workshops (booking required) and a drawing tour.

Don’t forget you can take part in our regular Talk and Draw sessions on Fridays, try our Keys to Creativity pack, or sketch in the Gallery at any time.