Drawing for Beginners "All About the Body"

This short course will introduce the beginner to drawing focusing on the studio environment, a skeleton and a live model.

Drawing a live model and the skeleton

 

Each session will include quick, fun exercises and then a focused, longer drawing. The focus will be on cultivating skill and improving technique as well as exploring the possibilities in terms of materials, and making work in a fine art or illustrative style.

  • Lesson 1: Composition and Negative Space
  • Lesson 2: Perspective Drawing and Interior Spaces
  • Lesson 3: Anatomy & Proportion
  • Lesson 4: Drawing a Portrait
  • Lesson 5: Figure Drawing using media of choice from the model  

Material requirements
5 x A1 Newsprint; Compressed Charcoal; Woodless Charcoal; Eraser, Putty Rubber, 5 x A2 Cape Liner       

Lecturer 
Eunice Geustyn

Duration of course
5 lessons totaling 15 hours

Regular price R 1,200.00 Sale