2465 Hwy 51 S, Hernando, MS 38632
We are excited to open up Series 2 of our 4 consecutive six week classes on drawing! Classes start April 27th at 10am.
A single session grants you access to 1 session of this course.
This course is suitable for beginners and advanced artists. We will focus on rendering shapes concentrating on line, in its varied form to develop how to see. We will be drawing from constructed environments to gain a better understanding of how to create Two-Dimensional Artworks from the world around us.
Week 1: (April 27) Introduction. Blind Contours: 10 minute warm up. Cold drawing, 1 hour, still life. Review drawings and discuss goals and expectations of individuals.
Week 2: (May 4) Positive and Negative Space: Blind Contours: 10 minute warm up. 2 drawings: Positive Space, 30 minutes. Negative Space: 30 minutes. From collages created in 30 minutes.
Week 3: (May 11)Gesture: Blind Contours: 10 minute warm up. A series of 5 drawings increasing in duration over a 1 hour period on a single piece of paper of a selected object.
Week 4: (May 18)Blind Contour to Contour to Cross Contour: Blind Contours10 minute warm up. Selecting one blind contour drawing--we will build a complete contour drawing. 1 hour. Still life.
Week 5: (May 25) Non-dominant: Blind Contours 10 minute warm up. We will create drawings using our non- dominant hand and Sharpies taped to sticks. 30 minutes. We will then go back with our dominant hand to modify and create a completed drawing 30 minutes.
Week 6: (June 1) Blind Contour: 10 minute Warm up. 1 hour, still life drawing from the first day of class. Review and map progress.