Sat, May 06|
ACWL - Nuveen
Exploring the Portrait in Charcoal
Investigate portraiture with ACWL-Nuveen Guest Artist Matias Brimmer. Students will learn how to creative expressive charcoal self-portraits. Ages 16+
Time & Location
May 06, 2023, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM EDT
ACWL - Nuveen, 106 East Colby Street, Whitehall, MI, USA
About the Event
Do you want to learn how to draw a portrait? Do you want to improve upon the skills you already have? We are excited to present "Exploring the Portrait in Charcoal" a one-day workshop for all levels of artists who want to try their hand at portraiture. Michigan-based painter Matias Brimmer will be guiding an afternoon of charcoal drawing where students will learn tips on how to draw self-portraits from life and to learn tricks on rendering the face and head. If you would like an informal and fun atmosphere to practice mark-making, improve your draftsmanship or just be around other art-lovers, sign up today!
Class minimum: 4
Class maximum: 10
About the Instructor:
Matias Brimmer is a Michigan-based figure painter and multimedia artist. Matias has always had a passion for the visual arts, and has maintained an active studio practice for a decade as of this year. His work is frequently characterized by violent, gestural mark-making and figures which slide between figuration and abstraction. Check out his work on IG: https://www.instagram.com/brimmer.matias/
ACWL-Nuveen classes are supported in part by grants from the Michigan Arts & Culture Coalition, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Nuveen Benevolent Trust.
- Ticket type
Charcoal PortraitPriceFrom $40.50 to $45.00