ONLINE * Traditional Drawing & Illustration for Teens
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Meets ONLINE every Thursday @ 4pm-6pm via Zoom
Suitable for Teens 10-15 yrs
This is the perfect introductory class to the important skill of traditional drawing. In just a few weeks-develop confidence working with sketches & devise strong compositions. Explore classical principle techniques for achieving accurate proportion & linear perspective. In the first few weeks, we will develop an eye for line- form & tone in still-life arrangements using a combination of pencil, charcoal or inks. Practical exercises on how to draw using the right side of the brain, how to draw curves, use contour technique & straight line approximation technique, the essentials of drawing ellipses, drawing a cylinder, hemispheres & how to employ horizontal lines & vanishing points, & how to use cross contours to give your drawings a sense of volume and accuracy. Learn how to use the midpoint establishment to ensure the two major halves or your drawing are accurate- these classic exercises help you learn how to see shape and form. In final weeks we will put together all the techniques to create more ambitious accurate finished drawings. Returning students are welcome and will be accommodated for.
Art supplies are NOT included in your online class fee.
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Students are required to download the (free) Zoom App prior to class time. After your register we will supply you with a link to join the class on your App
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