Figure Drawing

Learn the fundamentals of figure drawing through exploring the body’s structure, proportion, and gesture. Discussion of basic anatomical structures combined with direct observation with live models will round out this highly energetic course.

What you will learn in this workshop:

  • Fitting the whole figure on the page

  • Comfort with the drawing medium at hand

  • A basic grasp of proportions and knowledge of bodily landmarks

Required supplies:

  • A sketchbook *

  • 18″ x 24″ newsprint paper *

  • Charcoal *

  • Kneaded eraser *

  • You are free to use any drawing materials you choose. The supply list is composed of suggested materials that reflect the instructor’s demonstrated techniques.

  • Items marked with an asterisk are available for purchase in Fleisher’s school store. Members receive a 10% discount on art supply purchases.