This class focuses on practical figure drawing and painting methods, with the same long pose over the course of the whole season. Simple methods for ascertaining proper proportions, drawing and shading will be thoroughly discussed. The class is designed to eliminate the guesswork and trial-and-error approach to painting and drawing, and it is suited to intermediate and advanced painters. Students are welcome to either draw or paint in the class.

Materials List:

Please note that you may need only drawing or only painting materials for this class, depending on your individual needs. Please check with your instructor before you purchase materials.

Drawing Materials:

– HB, 2B, 2H leads drafting pencil
– pencil sharpener
– kneaded eraser
– knitting needle (for measuring)
– Canson Mi-Tientes sheets (4 different grays) check carefully to make sure that the paper doesn’t have wrinkles in the store and keep it protected!
– board with bulldog clips
– paper towels
– masking tape
– Q-tips