Choose from a variety of drawing topics including drawing from observation and abstract approaches. Push the boundaries of the discipline by drawing with a variety of media under the direction of accomplished artists/teachers.

Non-traditional approaches to drawing, including working from dream imagery, inventing realities, exploring abstraction, creating new tools to draw with, and experimenting with mixed media.

Start Date

01/02

Meeting Day

Monday - Saturday

End Date

01/13

Faculty

Andree Leduc

Time

9am–3:30pm

Credits

3

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Working from live models, students alternate between drawing and sculpting the human figure for a better understanding of the organizing principles common to all sound figure work. Working between 2 and 3 dimensional media bridges and reinforces concepts common in both disciplines. Students enhance technical skills in drawing and sculpture … Read more

Start Date

01/02

Meeting Day

Monday Tuesday Thursday Friday

End Date

01/14

Faculty

Gerry Hoag

Time

9am–5pm

Credits

3

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This two day drawing workshop will use the figure as a basis for understanding basic drawing elements such as line, form in space, spacial relationships, value, gesture, and composition. Beginner students are welcome.

Start Date

01/04

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

01/05

Faculty

Brett Gamache

Time

10am–2pm

Credits

0

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Better drawings is the goal of this two-day workshop. Using the vast collection of botanical and animal paintings and drawings at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum as inspiration, hone your observation skills, create better compositions, and work on your personal style. Sketching takes place in the palace, new wing, and … Read more

Start Date

01/04

Meeting Day

Saturday

End Date

01/11

Faculty

Diane Bigda

Time

11am–5pm

Credits

0

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In the tradition of the popular “Urban Sketchers” genre, this two-day workshop, with noted illustrator and educator John Roman, will introduce students to the ways in which artists can visually translate the everyday world in simplified, sketchbook form. Helpful approaches to drawing figures, settings, and architectural structures will be explored, … Read more

Start Date

01/11

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

01/12

Faculty

John Roman

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

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