Drawing: An Introduction (Online)
This course will teach you a range of drawing techniques, starting with basic shapes, geometry and composition, leading to shading, presentation and preservation. Each session will include a lecture along with practical exercises, tailored to support and develop your individual techniques...
Taught by: Eden Lazaness.
This course will teach you a range of drawing techniques, starting with basic shapes, geometry and composition, leading to shading, presentation and preservation. Each session will include a lecture along with practical exercises, tailored to support and develop your individual techniques. This course will enrich your portfolio with professional drawings and will reinforce the basic principles of drawing to underpin and enhance the visual communication of your ideas.
The use of line, shading and stroke
Personal style and mixed media
Drawing with dry media: pencils and charcoal
Drawing with wet media: ink
Drawing preservation and presentation
Who Should Attend
Creative individuals who wish to reinforce their drawing techniques for art and design purposes, whether you are an artist, designer or future art student wishing to prepare a portfolio. Alternatively, you could be new to art and simply want to learn how to strengthen your techniques.
You will complete the course having gained an overview of drawing techniques. You will have developed your drawing skills and understand how these can be applied to your creative practice and ideas generation. You will know which materials to choose for you projects, the qualities of wet and dry media, as well as how to present and preserve your work.
Eden Lazaness is a London based artist and curator practicing drawing, video and installation. Her work is derived and inspired by social zeitgeist and the current human situation, and she strongly believes that art has a social role openly reflecting the life we live in now. She holds a MA Fine Arts degree from Chelsea College of Arts. Her work was exhibited worldwide and her latest project “In Between” was exhibited in Saatchi Gallery, London.
Please bring the following
Newspaper clear sheets
Acid free paper
Pencils: 2H, F, HB, 2B, 6B.
Black ink and size 02 pointed artist brush
These materials will be discussed and explained further by your tutor I the first session.
Prior to the start of your course, please ensure:
You have a headset and microphone attached to your computer.
You have a webcam.
Your browser has a recent version of Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, or Google Chrome.
Your computer is running the most recent version of Java. You can download it from here: http://java.com/en/download/index.jsp
Most importantly, you have a good internet connection with a bandwidth upwards of 56k.