How to Draw and Paint the Human Face
Students learn how to capture the human face with dynamic portrait instruction. This class is ideal for teens who have taken the Beginner Drawing Technique class & want to move on to more complex subject matter, including capturing facial characteristics in pencil, charcoals & inks.
This is a great class for observational skills, as students create drawings from subject matter (photos and pictures of choice). Students will study compositions & poses, 3/4 views, and non-traditional angles. They will learn how to use perspective and mid-points to give subjects a realistic feel. Participants will start with preliminary drawing sketches to understand and get to know subjects before moving on to painting a realized facial portrait. At the end of the session, instructor will offer valuable critique to help inspire further artistic endeavors. Return students are welcome-practice makes perfect! Perfect for beginners who have taken a drawing class and intermediate students or those working on a portfolio.
Class is offered as single day drop-ins or sign up for multi-week full courses by selecting the start date from the registration calendar below.
Fridays | 4:00pm-6:00pm
FULL COURSES OFFERED: SEP 17- OCT 29 (7 weeks) and NOV 5-DEC 31 (8 weeks; no class Nov 26)
Fee includes all materials. Prior registration is required. Limited availability & safety restrictions apply. All students must sign a Class Waiver & Liability Form prior to arrival. Please check confirmation email for link to waiver after booking.