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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.

Drawing Through a Digital Lens: Image Creation in the Information Age is a course that explores how the digital era influences an artist’s studio practice. Through both abstract and representational imagery, participants will develop their own styles within a framework of new ideas, tools, and approaches to painting and drawing. Participants will use traditional … Read more

Start Date

01/03

Meeting Day

Week 1: Tuesday-Friday, Week 2: Monday through Friday

End Date

01/13

Faculty

Andrew Fish

Time

10am–6pm

Credits

3

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In this two session workshop students will work from the figure in motion (via screen-shared videos), learning key gesture drawing skills like blocking, finding the center of gravity line, accurate proportions, mark-making rhythm and value through timed drawing exercises. Beginning and intermediate students are welcome to join the class as … Read more

Start Date

01/07

Meeting Day

Saturday & Sunday

End Date

01/08

Faculty

Janet Loren Hill

Time

10am–1pm

Credits

0

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This two-day workshop will be an introduction to seeing and drawing the three dimensions around you. Based on principles conceived by artists of the Renaissance, we will experiment with ways to capture in sketchbook drawings what you observe in reality. The focus will be on freehand drawing, creating convincing depth, and finding … Read more

Start Date

01/07

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

01/08

Faculty

John Roman

Time

Sat, 9am-1pm at MassArt, Sun, 10am-2pm, at the MFA–

Credits

0

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Over the course of a six hour day, students will work from a live model learning to draw and understand basic human anatomy. The first half of the day will be dedicated to linear drawing using pencil, the second  half of the day is dedicated to value drawing using charcoal.

Start Date

01/08

Meeting Day

Sunday

End Date

01/08

Faculty

Brett Gamache

Time

10am–4pm

Credits

0

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Discover the possibilities of working with dry and water-based materials. Dry media includes pencil, colored pencils, China marker. For wet media we use:  watercolor, gouache, acrylics, etc. as well as interesting mediums such as Pe masking fluid and gesso. Gain skills in a variety of techniques, then experiment with mixing mediums in non-traditional … Read more

Start Date

01/10

Meeting Day

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

End Date

01/12

Faculty

Yo Ahn Han

Time

9:30am–2:30pm

Credits

0

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