8 - Week Classes
Have you always wanted to draw from the model but don’t know where to start? This course will give you the vocabulary to approach figure drawing in a fun and energized atmosphere. We’ll cover the fundamentals of figure drawing—gesture, contour, mass, proportion, anatomy—working from a live model and from weekly sketchbook assignments. No experience necessary!
A series of weekly classes designed to train students to master foundation skills. The exercises include rendering the value scale, gradients, using a viewfinder, sight-sizing, composition, various painting techniques (under-painting, glazing and alla prima), and still-life.
A series of weekly classes designed to train students to master intermediate skills in drawing and painting. Studio lessons such at stretching canvas, lighting conditions and palette hygiene will be addressed in this course. This class will focus and drawing the human form first with charcoal then painting.