Drawing for Absolute Beginners
Registration Status: This course is no longer being offered
Session Dates: June 03, 2017 - July 22, 2017
Never taken a drawing class before? Feel rusty or simply lack confidence? This course - our most popular offering - is designed for you. Beginning with a simple contour, you will use lines to discover a variety of shapes, from the still life to the figure. You'll draw from life and from art reproductions. Learn to develop form and space working shading and negative shapes. Understand what makes a strong composition. Take a chance. Push the contrasts for a more dramatic image. Work in black and white with charcoal and pencils, and in color with pastels. Informal individual and group critiques.Bring a large 18 x 24-inch rough newsprint pad, a soft cloth or chamois and soft willow charcoal to first class. Please bring a $30 model fee, payable to the instructor, to the first class.. A supply list will be available at the first class.
Meets Weekly: Saturdays 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Students MUST enroll 5 business days prior to the course start date, The final day to register is May 22nd., students enrolling after this date will pay a $15 late fee.
Course Code: 117583
Instructor(s): Amelia Saddington