The course will include practical in-class exercises, demonstrations, individual & group tutoring and group discussion. Topics covered include: tonal value, line, proportion and collage and composition.
This course provides an introduction to a range of drawing skills and materials required to produce representational drawings. Fun and challenging exercises will encourage students to develop their skills and personal style in a supportive learning environment.
Students will explore and develop some key concepts and skills involved in understanding and making drawings through a series of observational drawing exercises. Students will develop the ability to structure representational drawings that incorporate a selection of drawing implements and mediums .Students will also begin to develop and explore their own personal style and approach to drawing.
Please bring to your first class the following materials:
– an A4 sized sketch book
– a 1 X 5B, 1 X 4H, 1 X 9B
– kneadable eraser
2 X Compressed charcoal
2 x bulldog clip
Further materials requirements will be discussed in the first session. It is expected that materials are likely to cost approx $30 depending on how much you may already own.
Aimed at complete beginners, those with some basic experience of drawing and anyone interested in improving their drawing skills.