Portrait drawing in charcoal or painting in oil. Learn effective ways of getting accurate shape, proportion and light and shadow. Head and facial anatomy and other specific points to the portrait will be emphasized. Models pose for 4- weeks; each pose allows time to develop an accurate drawing or painting.
Previous drawing or painting experience recommended.
Winter 2012/Session 1: Jan 10-Mar 13, Tuesdays, 1:30-4:30pm, 10 weeks
Work on a single pose up to 24 hours in charcoal. Learn proper proportion, shape and value finding through the sight size method. Good technique and clear methods are demonstrated and emphasized. This is a class to go beyond the quick sketch into more finished work! Winter 2012/Session 1: Fridays, Jan 13-Mar 16, 10am-1pm, 10 weeks