Drawing



Advanced Drawing

Build confidence and expand your ability to draw in this 4-week workshop. Topics include: composition, proportion, light, value, the illusion of space, and the exploration of expression. Focus on subject matter that inspires you while strengthening your drawing skills. Group discussions, projects and critiques will be included. A materials list will be provided.

Please keep in mind before your purchase materials that the class may not yet be confirmed.

Graphite Drawing Pencils: (1 of each:) HB, 2B, 4B, 6B

1 each: 9” x 12” Drawing Pad – 70 lb. Paper

1 each: Kneaded Eraser

1 each: Hand Held Pencil Sharpener

Blending Paper Stump: any size



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Brown 2/18 - 3/10 Tu 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM $85.00 View 6

Drawing for the Truly Terrified

Taught with patience, humor, and the practical goal that you will be able to enjoy drawing for the rest of your life, this workshop is designed for absolute beginners and those who declare they “don't have a creative bone in their body.” Starting at the very beginning and guiding you toward your own personal style, we will explore key techniques of drawing and different ways they can be creatively combined. ABSOLUTELY NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY. Tuition includes a drawing kit specified by the instructor.

The materials for this class have already been ordered.  You are welcome to register for this class.  However, you will be responsible for providing your own supplies.  We will reduce the cost of the class by $20 to cover this.  Register for the class and we will adjust the invoice and send you a link to pay online or stop by and register in person.

Graphite Drawing Pencils: (1 of each:) HB, 2B, 4B, 6B

1 each: 9” x 12” Drawing Pad – 70 lb. Paper

1 each: Kneaded Eraser

1 each: Hand Held Pencil Sharpener

Blending Paper Stump: any size

 

 

 

 



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Brown 1/28 - 1/28 Tu 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM $85.00 View 0

Intro to Pen & Ink

This class will focus on the use of various pen and ink techniques including stippling, directional scribbling, hatching, cross hatching and scumbling. During this class, students will learn about and experiment with line and shading techniques in pen and ink to create the illusion of form, texture and value. Using only a simple pen, the variety of expression is endless. For students of any level. Improve existing skills, or acquire new ones! A materials list will be provided.

Please keep in mind before you purchase materials that the class may not yet be confirmed.

Sakura Pigma Micron Pens: Set Of 3 Point Sizes, Black — One each of 01 (0.25 mm), 03 (0.35 mm), and 05 (0.45 mm). 

9” x 12” Smooth Bristol Pad 

Kneaded Eraser

Drawing Pencil - 2B



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Brown 4/21 - 4/21 Tu 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM $65.00 View 7

Intro to Pencil Drawing

In this 4-week course, we will explore the very basics of pencil drawing, tools, perspective, light sources, shading and proportion. Great for the beginner or a nice refresher for busy people who haven't had the opportunity to create for a while. Although no experience is required, a sense of humor is. A materials list will be provided.

Please keep in mind before you purchase materials that the class may not yet be confirmed.

Graphite Drawing Pencils: (1 of each:) HB, 2B, 4B, 6B

1 each: 9” x 12” Drawing Pad – 70 lb. Paper

1 each: Kneaded Eraser

1 each: Hand Held Pencil Sharpener

Blending Paper Stump: any size



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Brown 3/4 - 3/25 We 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM $85.00 View 8

Mixed Media: Wax, Ink and Charcoal

In this 2-day workshop, we’ll experiment with combining ink and charcoal to create drawings with depth and value. Learn how to introduce contrast and texture using wax, ink washes and the grey tones of charcoal. A materials list will be provided. 

Please keep in mind before your purchase materials that the class may not yet be confirmed.

Alphacolor Quartet Char-Kole Squares - Black

Susan Scheewe Wax Resist Sticks

Legion Lenox 100 Cotton Drawing Pad - any size

Charcoal (vine, willow, pencils - you choose - one or a combination)

Black India Ink

Graphite Drawing Pencils: HB, 2B, 4B, 6B

Kneaded Eraser

Pencil Sharpener

Blending Paper Stump

Variety of soft paint brushes for ink washes

Plastic container for water

Hand wipes

You may also bring but are not required to: 

Conté crayons, black pastels, black colored pencils, powdered graphite



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Brown 4/14 - 4/15 Tu We 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM $130.00 View 8

Open Studio
Bring your art supplies and your creative mojo as you join fellow artisans on Monday mornings at Open Studio.  Feed your creativity every week as you stitch, sketch, paint, dabble and doodle amidst the inspiration of the Art Speaks Gallery. You may use our art supplies for a small fee. The pottery studio is open for members during all Open Studio hours unless there is a class scheduled.

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Instructor 1/27 - 5/25 Mo 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM $0.00 View 97

Pen and Ink Zendala

Mandalas are used throughout numerous spiritual disciplines for focusing attention, spiritual teaching, creating sacred spaces and meditation. Zendala is a process of creating a Mandala using the Zendoodling technique. Using this magical art form to create beautiful tangled mandalas is a fun and easy way to create both a meditative experience and a piece of personal art work. A materials list will be provided.

Please keep in mind before you purchase materials that the class may not yet be confirmed.

Sakura Pigma Micron Pens: Set Of 3 Point Sizes, Black — One each of 01 (0.25 mm), 03 (0.35 mm), and 05 (0.45 mm). 

9” x 12” Smooth Bristol Pad 

Kneaded Eraser

Drawing Pencil - 2B

 



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Brown 5/27 - 5/27 We 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM $65.00 View 7

Plein Air Drawing in Pencil

Capture the picturesque beauty of Mathews Courthouse and the surrounding area. Learn to create a convincing sense of space, light and time of day while depicting streetscapes, trees, water and sky. A mixture of urban and park locations will offer engaging subjects. A materials list will be provided.  Bring a bag lunch so you can break when you are ready.

Please keep in mind before you purchase materials that the class may not yet be confirmed.

Graphite Drawing Pencils: (1 of each:) HB, 2B, 4B, 6B

1 each: 9” x 12” Drawing Pad – 70 lb. Paper

1 each: Kneaded Eraser

1 each: Hand Held Pencil Sharpener

Blending Paper Stump: any size



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Brown 5/14 - 5/14 Th 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM $55.00 View 8

Portraiture in Pencil

Using basic drawing pencils, this class will concentrate on sketching, proportioning and detailing the face, eyes, nose, ears, mouth and hair of adult subjects. Breathe some life into your drawings with this specialized class revolving around the basics of portraiture. A materials list will be provided.

Please keep in mind before you purchase materials that the class may not yet be confirmed.

Graphite Drawing Pencils: (1 of each:) HB, 2B, 4B, 6B

1 each: 9” x 12” Drawing Pad – 70 lb. Paper

1 each: Kneaded Eraser

1 each: Hand Held Pencil Sharpener

Blending Paper Stump: any size

Small piece of felt or chamois (approximate size: 3” x 3”)



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Brown 2/20 - 2/27 Th 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM $130.00 View 7