3 Months LIFE DRAWING class
Friday from 11.00 to 2 p.m.
3 modules of 4 lessons
90 € 1 month / module –250 € 3 months
From November 20 to February 19 ( break on December 25 and January 1 ) !
The life drawing class allow students to reach, step by step, a knowledge in figure drawing, from a first approach to high level of technique.
Both experienced and beginners are welcome,
Who has already experience, will be followed according to his/her level.
Study of volumes through geometric shapes to understand 3 dimensional structure. Warming up on objects as basic structure of any form, learning foreshortening and light/shadows.
Simplify the body structure, sketches on short time poses as well as long poses, to deeply individuate ligaments and principal driving forces of the body.
Through body lines reduction and "bean" approach the student will gain confidence in catching the essence of the pose with powerful sketches.
Focus on several materials – pencils, graphite stick, charcoal - on long poses adding shading and structure to the drawing.
Working on lines or areas ( drawing / pictorial approach ).
Planes and structure of figure
Warm up on quick poses.
Figure in the space.
Deeper in techniques – line drawing, charcoal, negative drawing
Introduction to the composition of an image: how to balance elements in a composition
Material to bring along to start:
. Sketches block ( semi-rough )
. pencils ( f or h - hb - 2b - 4b - 6b ),
. "vine" charcoal sticks and compressed charcoal sticks
. sharpener, eraser and kneaded eraser
. masking tape
. pastell Kreide black and white
. graphite stick