Foundations of Drawing

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Foundations of Drawing

Learn the basic skills and concepts of learning to draw accurately.

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Period One
9:00 am
Period Two
10:30 am
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This short course will cover several important drawing skills and concepts to help students learn to draw accurately from observation of such subjects as animal skulls, vegetables, flowers and other organic objects. Proportion, measuring, and the functions of line will be among the concepts covered using charcoal and pencil. Instruction will involve directed exercises, demonstrations, critiques, and examples from master artists. Suitable for Beginning and Intermediate students, AP Studio Art or college portfolio.

Limit 12 students, ages 14 and up.

Materials Student Should Bring:  

  • 11x14 pad of heavy drawing paper
  • package of 3 vine charcoal soft or medium
  • 2 pencils 2B, 4B
  • one soft eraser
  • a can of hairspray for charcoal fixative

Something For Everyone

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