The Attitudes Life Drawing Salon

Ahoy closure

Bringing the kids? As we build our exciting new Exploration Wing, the Ahoy! children’s gallery may close at short notice daily, before shutting from 18 April to 27 June. Our popular kids' attraction the Great Map remains open throughout, and there's lots for kids to see and do at Cutty Sark

Essential information

Event type: 
Date and time: 
16 March | 7–9pm
Price: 
£15: Adult | £12: Members | Includes exhibition admission
Location: 
National Maritime Museum, Lower Ground, Sammy Ofer Wing
Season: 
Emma Hamilton season
Evenings and Lates

Capture Emma Hamilton’s famous ‘Attitudes’ on paper in this unique, performative drawing event.

Developed especially for the exhibition, Art Macabre and life model Francesca Cluney will reinterpret Emma’s ground-breaking performances for the 21st-century. Emma’s life will be told through different poses including muse, lover, celebrity and mother to inspire your drawings.

The evening will be suitable for beginners or experienced artists, and drawing materials and paper will be provided.

Smile! There may be a photographer at this event. If you do not want your picture taken, please let a member of staff know when you arrive.

Find out more about Art Macabre