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Thu, Jan 16

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ACWL - Nuveen

Fundamentals of Art: Drawing the Face

Students will learn the basics of facial shapes, proportions and shading techniques to create unique pencil portrait drawings. Ages 18+

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Fundamentals of Art: Drawing the Face
Fundamentals of Art: Drawing the Face

Time & Location

Jan 16, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM

ACWL - Nuveen, 106 East Colby Street, Whitehall, MI, USA

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About the event

Learn the basics of drawing and painting in this four-session intro to visual art class taught by artist Sarajane Fellini. This course will give adults of all skill levels a fun creative outlet and help them gain confidence in their art practice.

The class will meet the third Thursday of the month, January - April from 11:00 - 12:15 at the ACWL-Nuveen art studio. Cost per class is $15 and includes all materials. Sign-up for all four classes by January 16 and the cost will be $50.00.

Class schedule and topics:

January 16 - Drawing the Face 

Students will learn the basics of facial shapes, proportions and shading techniques to create unique pencil portrait drawings. Instruction will include a discussion of photo portraits in Carolyn Carmel’s 101 Faces Portrait exhibit on display in the ACWL-Nuveen Gallery.

February 20 - Still Life

French Impressionist painter Claude Monet and the book Monet’s Kitchen will be the inspiration for this lesson. Students will learn the fundamentals of drawing from a still life set up in the classroom using oil pastels. 

March 19 - Color

Introduction to painting and the fundamentals of color theory using tempera paint. Students will learn tricks and techniques for successful color mixing.

April 16 - Abstract Painting

Students will create an abstract composition on canvas using acrylic paint, brushes and palette knives to develop an expressive impasto surface.

Tickets

  • Non-member (1/16 class ONLY)

    $15.00
  • ACWL-Member (1/16 class ONLY)

    For ACWL-Nuveen members only.

    $13.50
  • Non-Member, Entire Series

    This ticket registers you for all 4 Fundamentals of Art Classes: Jan 16, Feb 13, March 19, and April 16, 11:00 am-12:15 pm. When you purchase this option, ACWL-Nuveen staff will register you for the Feb-April classes.

    $50.00
  • ACWL-Member, Entire Series

    This ticket registers you for all 4 Fundamentals of Art Classes: Jan 16, Feb 13, March 19, and April 16, 11:00 am-12:15 pm. When you purchase this option, ACWL-Nuveen staff will register you for the Feb-April classes.

    $45.00

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