Course Summary

An ideal introduction for beginners to explore drawing the human figure using a live model. Focusing on body proportion and shape and learning the techniques of shading to bring out definition of muscles and finer features.

Currently, we have no dates scheduled for this course. Please contact us via email enquiries@cae.edu.au to register your interest.

Learn the basic disciplinary skills and techniques required to complete successful, observational drawings of the human figure.

Areas of study include: Introduction to the skeleton and simple proportions, the use of contour lines to improve observation and dynamic line to study gesture. Introduction to tonal values and modelling.

Please bring to class:

– HB pencil

– 5 sticks finger medium (finger width) willow charcoal

– kneadable eraser

– 2 x bull dog clips

– approx. 20 sheets bulky newsprint

– 4 x A1 sheets cartridge paper

materials cost approx $25, depending on what materials you already have at home.

Notification of a class cancellation will be advised 48 hours prior to the course commencement date. We advise to purchase your materials once you have received email confirmation that your class is proceeding as scheduled. All efforts are made to ensure that our classes proceed to avoid disappointment.

Last updated: March 21, 2019 03:49pm