Basic Principles of Drawing

Spring 2018

Basic Principles of Drawing

No Experience to Beginner

Class Start Date:  April 19, End Date: June 14

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

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

Class 1) Aril 19 – Intro, sighting and measuring, objects

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

Class 2) April 26 – Sighting and measuring, perspective box drawing

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

Class 3) May 3 – Value, egg drawing

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

Class 4) May 10 – Composition, thumbnail sketches, small still life (class held Stone Tower 1st floor)     pencils, 18×24” Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Pad, and erasers

*Class 5) May 17 – Positive and Negative space, Reductive Drawing

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

*Class 6) May 24 – Form, Life Drawing (model fee $5)

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

*Class 7) May 31 –Fabric Drawing

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

*Class 8) June 7 – Still life, skills in composition

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

*Class 9) June 14 – 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