Life Drawing Workshop
Start date: 26th Feb 2020
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Duration: 5 weeks
Tutor: Terry Kellett
Course code: 20SP67
This course aims to:-
Demystify the process of figure drawing and to show how intermediate / experienced artists can translate the evidence of their eye into compelling lines on paper. The emphasis is upon looking and believing what you see – ‘draw truthfully what you see and the likeness will become evident’.
Learn and enjoy!
A nude model will be modelling for you.
Course Requirements: we provide all materials but if you would like to bring your own you are welcome, we will be using the following :
Pencils (HB, 2B, 4B), charcoal, coloured pastels (hard or soft), sketchpad (A2 or A3), fixative spray, pencil sharpener, (water colours optional).
Getting started – observation – the human form and proportions, building the figure (using outline silhouettes) – quick sketches.
Quick sketches – observation – drawing the figure - pencil/charcoal.
Quick sketches – observation – seated nude - pastel/pencil.
Quick sketches – observation – standing nude - pencil/charcoal/pastel.
Quick sketches – observation – drawing nude model in any pose,
using any media.