Thursdays, 10am-1pm, Sept. 15 - Dec. 1
102 Introduction to Life Drawing
This course emphasizes basic drawing skills in gesture, contour, and tone. It is designed to teach students the skills necessary to render the figure in three dimensions, in both wet and dry media. Instruction in surface anatomy and proportion is included. Class sessions are upbeat with lots of personal attention. Media: Charcoal, conté, ink, newsprint.
Note: It is recommended that students have taken an Introduction to Drawing course or have some drawing experience.
Instructor: Martha Eleen
Time & Dates: Thursdays, 10am-1pm, Sept. 15 - Dec. 1
Tuition: $460 + Model fee: $95 + admin fee
Charcoal: Vine (Willow) charcoal
Conte: orange and black
Ink, Chinese bamboo brush, nibs and pen
Oil pastels (Pentel or Selectum are inexpensive (under $4)
White plastic eraser
masking tape or bull clips
Cartridge or bond paper (white, 18” x 24”)
Thicker paper such as watercolour (smooth) or printmaking paper to support ink and washes.
Try a variety of papers: manilla, craft, vellum, and mylar.