SUMMER ADULT DRAWING WORKSHOPS

Adult Summer Workshops are open to anyone (16 yrs+ with parental permission). Registration is accepted up until the beginning dates of any workshop, unless seats have been filled. For all drawing classes, please bring these materials: HB, 2B, 4B pencils, 11 x 14 sketch pad, eraser and sharpener, unless otherwise indicated in class descriptions. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL WORKSHOPS. 


DRAWING BOOT CAMP
6 SESSIONS / WEDNESDAYS
DATES: JULY 12 - AUG 16, 2017
TIME: 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
FEE: $195.00

Instructor: Stephen Yavorski
Learn to refine shape and value structure in your drawings by sketching your way through simple object exercises. Starting with basic drawing elements, increase understanding of use of shading, using hard and soft lines, light and shadow, and composition to create a great drawing. Though designed for beginners, intermediate and advanced students are also welcome to work on refining techniques.  Materials needed: A pastel paper pad or at least (2) sheets of Canson (sky blue) pastel paper, charcoal black 6B and charcoal white (8 of each pencil) a kneaded eraser and pencil sharpener. 

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INTRO TO ANIMATION
6 SESSIONS / THURSDAYS
DATES: JULY 13 - AUG 10, 2017
TIME: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
FEE: $195.00

Instructor: James Baldessari
From Japanese Anime to Disney, this course will teach you the basic skills needed to begin creating your own 2-D hand-drawn animated works,as well as teaching you the history attached to this important art form. By the end of the course, you will have your own, personal piece of animation. Required Materials: Non Photo Blue Pencil, Red COL-Erase Animation Pencil, 4H, 2H, HB, 2B pencils.


LIFE DRAWING
5 SESSIONS / FRIDAYS
 
DATES: JULY 14 - AUG 11, 2017
TIME: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
FEE: $160
Instructor: Christine Myshka

Moderate to advanced students. This Life Drawing class will examine the structural, expressive and design factors of drawing the figure from life. The use of line, value, planes, masses, angels, foreshortening will be worked on and employed in drawing the nude and draped figure. Students will be instructed  in how to capture the likeness of the the figure while constructing an interesting and balanced composition, with an emphasis on infusing an emotive element to each student`s drawing. Each class will start with gesture poses, then move on to 1-2 long poses per class. Allowing the student to have plenty of time to create a finished piece per class. Materials needed: Toned paper (soft brown); for long poses, Newsprint pad; for warm ups & short poses, Pencils (your choice), Watercolor pencil; Terra Cotta/ Burnt Ocher/ Sienna Brown, Color pencil; same colors as above, White (your choice) Charcoal/ Conti/ Chalk or Pastel, Charcoal &/or conti, Eraser. 

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FIX YOUR FACE
1 SESSION / TUESDAY
DATE: july 25, 2017
TIME: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
FEE: $55.00

Instructor: Frank Falotico
Avoid the most common mistakes in drawing the human head. Learn to create a more convincing likeness of your subject by learning to see the anatomy, structure, proportions, planes and features of the head more clearly. Materials needed:  HB, 2B, 4B pencils, 11 x 14 sketch pad, eraser, and sharpener. 

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figure it out
1 SESSION / TUESDAY
DATE: july 25, 2017
TIME: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Fee: $55.00

Instructor: Frank Falotico
Improve your figure drawing skills through the study of anatomy, proportions, structure and the study of surface form. Materials needed:  HB, 2B, 4B pencils, 11 x 14 sketch pad, eraser, and sharpener. *Take 'Fix Your Face' morning workshop in combo with this one and receive $10.00 discount/ $100.00 for both. 

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DRAW SUPER HEROES
1 SESSION / THURSDAY
DATE: JULY 27, 2017
TIME: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
FEE: $55.00

Instructor: Mark Romanoski
Master cartoon artists know how to create compelling characters with charismatic appeal that magically draws people to their work. Learn to create dynamic  action figures using your favorite super hero for your reference material. Create unique figures in movement and action poses, while focusing on facial expressions, proportions, anatomy, posing and work toward full character development. Discover tips and tricks to make your figures jump off the page. Gain instructor insight on the images you sketch and take your characters to the next level, by acquiring tips on how to add punch and power to any super hero you create. * Register for afternoon 'Paint Super Heroes' class and learn how to add color to your sketches via acrylic paint. Materials needed: HB, 2B, 4B pencils, eraser, sharpener and 11 x 14 sketch pad.

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Stained Glass by Eva Sienkiewicz

DRAWING W/PASTEL
1 SESSION / THURSDAY

DATE: AUG 10, 2017
TIME: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
 
FEE: $75.00
Instructor: Leslie Delgyer
 

Learn contemporary techniques of hatching, layering, blending and color mixing to render a pastel sketch of any subject of choice with internationally known wildlife artist. Discussion and demonstrations of various surfaces, pastel varieties and mixed media techniques will expand students’ knowledge of the medium.

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Summer Workshop Refund Policy: For workshops that meet 5 or more times: 100% Refund will be given if dropped prior to the first class/session series. 80% Refund will be given if dropped after the first class. No refund will be given once a second workshop class has commenced. For Workshops that meet 4 or fewer sessions: 100% refund will be given if dropped prior to the first class. No refund will be allotted once a workshop class has commenced. All refunds must be done in writing and be received before the start of the session as listed. Workshop drops will not be accepted by phone.