• Absolute Beginners
  • Drawing

If you've been wanting to try drawing and haven't been sure where to start, this is a great way to learn the fundamentals. Through in-class exercises and demonstrations, students will explore observational drawing, learning how to see, how to translate light and shade, positive and negative space, capture gestures using line, volume, value, proportion, natural perspective, contour, composition and mark making. You'll explore a variety of media, learning about the possibilities. A perfect fundamental drawing course to get you started.


Fall 2019:

12 Weeks:

508/802: Base Tuition: $495 + Materials/Model Fee: $35 = Total: $530

538: Base Tuition: $495 + Materials/Model Fee: $40 = Total: $535

901: Base Tuition: $495 + Model Fee: $28 = Total: $523

902: Base Tuition: $495 + Materials/Model Fee: $103 = Total: $598

10 Weeks: 

801: Base Tuition: $422 + Materials Fee: $35 = Total $457

 

Notes: No experience necessary. This course also covers studies in the human figure; a nude model will be used.

Upcoming Sections

CodeInstructorDates & TimeDaysLengthRegister
802Anahita AkhavanSept. 18, 2019 to Dec. 4, 2019
TERM - Fall 2019
Wednesday
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
12-week courses
Full

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508Martha EleenSept. 19, 2019 to Dec. 5, 2019
TERM - Fall 2019
Thursdays
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
12-week courses$530.00
901Martha EleenSept. 21, 2019 to Dec. 7, 2019
TERM - Fall 2019
Saturdays
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
12-week courses$523.00
538Donnely SmallwoodSept. 24, 2019 to Dec. 10, 2019
TERM - Fall 2019
Tuesdays
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
12-week courses$535.00
801Anahita AkhavanOct. 3, 2019 to Dec. 5, 2019
TERM - Fall 2019
Thursdays
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
10-week courses$457.00

What you will learn

  • Ways of seeing
  • Line/Contour
  • Gesture
  • Mark making
  • Negative/positive shape
  • Tonal values
  • Composition
  • Spatial exploration
  • Experimenting with media: Exposure to a variety of materials and processes of wet and dry media
  • Presentation of various examples throughout history
 
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