Drawing Classes

Fall 2014 to 2015

Drawing for Terrified Beginners -Inst: Kathryn Chelin

On Tuesday 10 am to noon

and Thursday 6:30 to 9 pm 

Being Creatively Fit Inst Christine Pensa
Thursday morning 10 am to 12 pm  for 4 weeks (Oct-Nov)

Portraiture Curriculum with Gary Smith on Tuesdays from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Level 1 : Anatomy (Sept to Oct)
Facial features, Accuracy, shapes, shadows, edges and rendering. Lots of homework plus practice from pictures

Level 2 : Draw like the masters (Nov to Dec)

A 3 colours Drawing introduces minimal colour and temperature. Some homework plus lots of practice from pictures and one live model once.

Level 3 : Soft Pastel from (Jan to Mar)

Creativity in Portraiture using soft pastels. Practice from a live model each class.

 Level 4 Sensitivity to VALUE ~ GRISAILLE for Portraiture (see painting) (Mar to Apr)
In this intro to the classical approach to oil painting each student will work on one portrait for the entire session from a photo they bring.
Level 5 :  Portaiture ALLA PRIMA (see painting) (May to Jun)
Paint with oils again but this time in ‘alla prima’ practising each week from a different model.