Drawing 101

Basic Principles of Classical Drawing Course
Ongoing Workshops
New Workshop Coming June/July /9 Classes (see exact dates below starting June 5th)

$360 (After June 1st)
Limited space, max students per class 6.
Sorry, drop-ins and partial payments are not permitted for this workshop.

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Fundamentals of this course:
1. Composition
2. Proportions (objects’ relation)
3. Construction:
– perspective
– artist’s position related to the object
4. Tonality:
– light + highlight
– halftones
– core shadow
– reflected light
– cast shadow
5. Materials (types and logic of the hatching, work with pencil, etc.)

Course Overview:

  1. June 5th 6:30pm-9:30pm
    Axial objects – construction, chiaroscuro
    Homework – axial object


2. June 12th 6:30pm-9:30pm
Objects with the perspective – construction, chiaroscuro
Homework – simple objects with the perspective


3. June 19th 6:30pm-9:30pm
More difficult composition – constructive drawing, perspective
Homework – simple objects in the composition


4. June 26th 6:30pm-9:30pm
More difficult composition – chiaroscuro  
Homework – simple objects in the composition


5. July 3rd 6:30pm-9:30pm
Difficult constructive object – construction
Homework – constructive object


6. July 10th 6:30pm-9:30pm
Difficult constructive object – chiaroscuro
Homework – constructive object


7. July 17th 6:30pm-9:30pm
Still Life – construction
Homework – little still life


8. July 24th 6:30pm-9:30pm
Still Life – construction/chiaroscuro
Homework – little still life


9. July 31st 6:30pm-9:30pm
Still Life – chiaroscuro
Homework – little still life



Final Show!! TBA
Presentation of Certificates! Drinking champagne!
(for Final Show students will present 2 works: one by their choice, another – Still Life)



Supplies Needed:
Paper for drawing: size A3-A4
Pencils: b, b2, b4



Refund Policy: Full refunds can be given only if you cancel one week prior to the course starting date (we need time to find a replacement).

Cancellations made after the week prior to the workshop or no-shows are charged the full amount. No refunds are issued.

If you are going to miss the class, please let our instructor know. We prepare a workspace for every student every time.

Please understand we are a small studio and your fee goes towards paying for the instructors time and keeping our doors open.

Sorry, drop-ins and partial payments are not permitted for this workshop.
Everybody pays the same price, no exceptions.

Studio 23 Gallery reserves the right to cancel any class or workshop. Students will be contacted via phone or email asap and will receive a full refund.