Basic Principles of Drawing

Fall 2017

Basic Principles of Drawing

No Experience to Beginner

 

Class Start Date:  September 21, End Date: November 16

Days: Thursdays,   Time: 9:30 – 12:00pm

Drawing is the foundation to all art forms and this class is a great place to start! Our class will work in a variety of drawing mediums while focusing on principles of drawing such as sighting and measuring, composition, and value. We’ll use our time to draw from still life and life model. jordan@jjbruns.com

Age Range: 16 and up

 

Schedule of Classes, (Classes 1-5- Graphite, Classes 6-9-Charcoal):

Class 1) September 28 – Intro, sighting and measuring, objects

pencils, 18×24” Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Pad, and erasers

Class 2) October 5 – Sighting and measuring, perspective box drawing

pencils, 18×24” Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Pad, and erasers

Class 3) October 12 – Value, egg drawing

pencils, 18×24” Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Pad, blending stump, and erasers

Class 4) Wednesday October 18 Composition, thumbnail sketches, small still life (class held Stone Tower 1st floor)    pencils, 18×24” Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Pad, and erasers

*Class 5) October 19 – Positive and Negative space, Reductive Drawing

Vine charcoal, 18 X 24 Strathmore News Print Paper, and kneaded eraser

*Class 6) October 26 – Form, Life Drawing (model fee $5)

Vine charcoal, 18 X 24 Strathmore News Print Paper, and kneaded eraser

*Class 7) November 2 –Fabric Drawing

Vine charcoal, 18 X 24 Strathmore News Print Paper, and kneaded eraser

*Class 8) November 9 – Still life, skills in composition

Vine charcoal, 18 X 24 Strathmore News Print Paper, and kneaded eraser

*Class 9) November 16- Form, Life Drawing (model fee $5)

Vine charcoal, 18 X 24 Strathmore News Print Paper, and kneaded eraser

 

Supply List:    *Charcoal Day

Pencils 6H, 4H, 2H, HB, 2B, 4B, 6B

White Plastic Eraser

*Vine or Willow (soft) charcoal 3 pack

*1 Extra Large vine charcoal stick, willow stick

*2 Extra Large Kneaded Erasers

*18 X 24 Strathmore News Print Paper

18×24” Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Pad

Blending Stump

Pencil Sharpener

18×24” drawing board