Drawing Is a Feeling, Part I: Introduction to Line, Space, Shape

GENINT 731.271

Osher (50+). The course lets students discover line/space/shape through drawing. 


What you can learn.

  • Learn how to use line, space, and shape in drawing
  • Improve drawing skills
  • Improve understanding of art techniques
  • Understand basic drawing history

About this course:

This course presents line, space, and shape through elemental drawing techniques such as contour and gesture drawing. Exercises introduce relationships between mark making and seeing. Class sessions include drawing together, and discussion of individual processes. Drawings are shared during class sessions. Students and instructor interact during sessions. Additionally guest artists are invited to present and discuss their work, and Museum and Gallery educators, curators and directors  are invited to present virtual tours of related  exhibitions. Drawing materials: 9 in. x 12 in. drawing pad; set of drawing pencils, HB to 6B     

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