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Fundamentals of Drawing

Deirdre Bean

  • Ended
  • 270 Australian dollars
  • Location 1

Workshop Details

ALL EASEL CLASSES & COURSES HAVE BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO COVID LOCKDOWN. PLEASE CHECK OUR WEBSITE REGULARLY FOR UPDATES - FUTURE DATES FOR OUR CLASSES & COURSES ARE TO BE ANNOUNCED. ANY QUESTIONS? CONTACT STUDIO COURSE – DEIRDRE BEAN FUNDAMENTALS of DRAWING 7 August, 14 August & 21 August – Beginners / Refresh Three (3) x Three (3) Hour Sessions Price $270.00 Drawing is a foundation skill for all art forms, from a quick sketch to the most detailed illustration. This course is designed to introduce to beginners to drawing. It is also appropriate for intermediate and advanced students wishing to refresh foundational drawing skills. About the course: This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the fundamentals of drawing using nature for inspiration. Through a sequence of exercises and projects students will learn about drawing instruments, materials, paper, perspective, light and shadow, texture and mark making, using value to develop composition. Learning outcomes will focus on developing the students’: • Knowledge of drawing equipment, paper and any supplementary materials required • Competency in drawing forms in perspective - drawing forms in 3-dimensional space. - plot basic shapes in perspective - construct forms from imagination, and - break down an object into simple forms. • Application of Principles of Light and Shadow - apply light to simple forms and - use halftones to enhance the sense of 3-dimensional space. • Techniques for creating texture in a drawing and utilizing different rendering techniques • Understanding of and capacity to use value to strengthen the compositional designs Suitable for beginners and those wanting to refresh their practice. Materials List: A materials list will be provided prior to the workshop for students to purchase privately Easel Art Space provides a COVID19 SAFE learning environment. We require QR Code sign in, hand sanitising and social distancing. Masks are to be worn when moving about the Space. Student numbers are limited to 10 per class. We reserve the option to reschedule this course if required.

Contact Details

  • 110 Scott St, Newcastle NSW, Australia

    0407 107 053