Art and Craft: Portrait Drawing (Summer 2019)
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- RVC, Riverside Campus, Medford
- Tuesday, August 6, 2019 to Tuesday, September 10, 2019
- "Study the art of portraiture with artist Jenay Elder. This class is an all level guide to portrait drawing. Students will learn several drawing principles including, composition, proportions, perspective, balance, blocking, massing and tone. Students will work closely with the instructor and with classical plaster casts *and live model, using suggested materials. Choose to work in charcoal or pencil.Theme:Portrait DrawingClass Objectives/Goals: During this class students will become better versed in the fundamentals of composition and the human face. Students will improve their portrait drawing methods by practicing finding proportions, form and using a value scale. Students will become familiar with materials such as charcoal, white chalk, paper and graphite pencils. Artists will work closely with the instructor to create portrait drawings of classical casts *and live model. Recommended Supply List for Charcoal Drawing with Jenay ElderCharcoal PencilsLarge Charcoal Paper (18x24”)White Chalk PencilViva Paper TowelsStudy the art of portraiture with renowned artist Jenay Elder. This class is an all level guide to portrait drawing with lessons in drawing principles including composition, proportions, perspective, balance, blocking, massing and tone. You will work with classical plaster casts and live models for reference, with options to work in charcoal or pencil."
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