Drawing Essentials

March 04, 2020 - March 05, 2020

$335

Description

Whether you are a beginner or professional artist, mastery of the fundamentals is a lifelong pursuit (all levels are welcome). In this course, you will learn how to create convincing realism in charcoal, step-by-step.  Working from photos and from life, students will learn about sighting and measuring, judging accurate value, creating edges and more. The instructor will demonstrate the techniques and then spend plenty of time with each student one-on-one. Attendees of this course will be able to confidently take on any subject matter with their new set of skills!

Prerequisites

none 

Suppy List

1) CHARCOAL

• General’s Black Charcoal Pencil: 4B soft (please buy two of these)

• Compressed Charcoal stick: 4B soft (Steve prefers the round ones available at Opus, but square ones are fine, too) 2)

PAPER

• Newsprint Paper (18" x 24"): 1 pad (white paper, not yellow or brown)

5) SKETCHBOOK

• Used for taking notes and doing various homework exercises

6) ERASERS

• Staedtler Mars Plastic Eraser

• Kneadable Rubber Eraser

• Tombow Mono Eraser - Round

7) BLENDING

• Blending stump

8) SHARPENERS

• Any utility knife, although we recommended the ‘X-Acto Light Duty Snap-Off Knife’

• Sandpaper block or 100-grit sandpaper

9) CLOTHING

• Drawing can be messy, please bring suitable clothing

Date/Time
March 04, 2020 - March 05, 2020
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Location
Canvas Method
2061 Yukon Street
Vancouver, British Columbia, V5Y 3P1

Fee
$335

Sessions
6

Category