Duane Keiser will lead a unique and challenging workshop on still life painting. Over the course of two, all-day sessions, students will study ways of constructing and investigating a still life over time, including various strategies for observing and representing light and texture, form and volume, reflection and refraction. On the first day, each student will arrange their own still life composition and, through a series of short exercises and oil sketches, gradually refine it. The second day will be spent working on the final iteration of this still life with […]
Experience this instructed life drawing class, emphasizing gesture ,line, mass and form, foreshortening and tonal values. We’ll begin with short poses and work up to one long pose……all levels of experience are welcome, and each participant receives individual attention.
Bring an 18×24″ newsprint pad (or whatever paper you prefer), soft vine charcoal (or whatever medium you prefer) kneaded eraser, and drawing board.
Linda Capello is a master of figure drawing. A graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology, she worked in the NYC fashion industry for over 20 years. She […]
This is a one day live workshop that covers everything you need to know about leveling up as an artist
HERE’S WHAT I’LL BE TEACHING:
Session 1: Gesture and Design
This is where it all starts. Your gesture drawing sets the tone for the entire piece. It shows movement, balance, and intention. If your gesture is off from the beginning it doesn’t matter how well you end up rendering the piece, something will feel lifeless about it.
I’ll teach you how to design a character, a place, and a thing. I’ll guide you through an approach […]