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