David Begley has taught groups and individuals at all levels since 1990. Each student receives one to one tuition specific to their needs in a friendly one to one or group environment. David is an enthusiastic teacher who teaches by instruction and encouragement, helping you to develop your skills and your personal way of seeing and making. Areas of instruction include tonal drawing with burnt cork and home made charcoal, ink, pastel, painting, printmaking, animation, sound, video, composition, tone, line, colour, geometry, anatomy, grounds, under-painting, glazing, the making and using of traditional drawing tools and much more.

David was artist in residence in 2016 - 2017 at Cushinstown National School, Wexford as part of The Living Arts Project with Wexford Arts Centre. David taught 5th and 6th classes in drawing, printmaking and film. The project culiminated in an exhibition of monotypes, collage and animation by the children at Wexford Arts Centre in April 2017.


Night drawing 2
burnt cork, willow charcoal on Fabriano paper
70 x 50cm
© David Begley