This session will focus on experimental drawing techniques, specifically involving the use of color.
We will do several drawings that blur the boundaries between drawing and painting by experimenting with contrast and a variety of surfaces (trying to get away from a strictly white paper surface). The concentration of this session will be on relaying mood and feeling, while conveying individual style. As in the first session, the exercises will be flexible to accommodate ranging skill levels. The aim will be to draw together in a relaxed environment.
Some materials will be provided by the instructor, but you will need to bring a couple of items with you:
- a hard drawing surface (ex. sketchbook, the bigger the better is perfect)
- several sheets of white paper
- 3-4 colors (can be cream pastels, oil sticks, pencil crayons, watercolor pencils, markers, color pens, etc.)
- an image that you really like (ex.