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.

Description

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.
 
Topic Covered

  • The use of line, shading and stroke

  • Composition

  • 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.
 
Course Outcomes
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.
 
Level
Beginners



Tutor information

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.

http://www.lazaness.com


Materials

Please bring the following

  • Newspaper clear sheets

  • Acid free paper

  • Pencils: 2H, F, HB, 2B, 6B.

  • Rubber (soft)

  • Black ink and size 02 pointed artist brush

These materials will be discussed and explained further by your tutor I the first session.

Technical requirements

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.


 

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
28/01/2017 - 04/03/2017Saturdays10:00 - 12:006 Weeks£499Available Online Add to Basket