Beginning Drawing · Ages: 12 - Adult

* By Instructor, Robert J. Seufert

* By Instructor, Robert J. Seufert

Penguin charcoal drawing by Ankita, age 14

Penguin charcoal drawing by Ankita, age 14

* By Instructor, Robert J. Seufert

* By Instructor, Robert J. Seufert

$190. *Subject to change.

Instructor: Alice Olson Seufert, B.F.A. Tyler School of Art, Temple University, or Patrick T. Seufert, B.F.A. Tyler School of Art, Temple University

In this beginning drawing course, we teach proper pencil handling, drawing the basic shapes, in line, from a still life and then pencil drawing and charcoal drawing is introduced to teach value. Students are able to choose from a variety of subject matter including animals, landscape &/or cartooning (including Disney or Anime) Towards the end of the course, students will be taught how to also render in pen & ink, with a micron pen, using both pointillism and cross-hatch techniques. They will also be able to choose their own subject matter.

Materials: Students will provide their own art supplies. All supplies needed for this course can be purchased at the 1st class. Materials: 2 - 1/4" thick charkole (brand name) sticks, 1 - HB and 1 - 4B artist's drawing pencils. 1 - charcoal pencil, 1 - black micron pen. 1- 11" x 14" spiral Strathmore (brand name) sketch bok. approx. cost: $25. - $27.