This course will cover the fundamentals of drawing including: line, volume, composition, positive and negative space, perspective and portraiture. It is designed to give students skills essential to the practice of observational drawing. In addition, we will touch on drawing as a creative endeavor – using drawing materials plus color not just to record the natural world, but to imbue our works with emotion and expression. This course is designed for the beginner through advanced student, diving into the fundamentals for the beginner and offers the experienced student ample opportunity to hone their skills.
**Pre-College Workshops begin Monday morning at 9am, and then 10am for each day after. Each morning, Tues-Fri, 9am-10am is designed as an optional "Open Studio" time for students to work on their projects. The Teaching Instructor will be present to prep and set up and available for guidance and questions. The workshop will then formally begin at 10am Tues-Friday.