FIGURE DRAWING / FIGURE PAINTING
SUNDAYS: 10am -1pm
TUESDAY: 3.30 p.m - 5.30 p.m
FIGURE DRAWING AND PAINTING Using a professional art model we explore how to draw the human form using a variety of media. Students start with graphite and learn to use contour and cross contour lines. We move to charcoal and study light and plane structure. Between poses there are brief reviews of artistic anatomy.
This is an appropriate class for beginners and for those with experience.
SUNDAY 10 a.m - 1 p.m
TUESDAY 3.30 p.m - 5.30 p.m
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
Learn to block in the figure using simple values
Learn to work with a limited palette of colors
Learn how to mix skin tones
Learn to paint the figure in a representational style
Continue to refine your style and perfect your proportions with each class
Drawing materials :
Vine charcoal, willow charcoal, kneeded eraser, straight metal needle or wire for measuring (recommended)
Oil paints, palette or disposable palette, brushes, odorless turpentine, linseed oil, canvas or canvas boards, paper towel