Urban Sketching (six-session workshop)
Loosen up your drawing style and breathe new creativity into your artmaking. You will be challenged to capture the bustling life of the city through quick sketches in pen, pencil and watercolor. Each session will take place at some of Philadelphia’s most beloved and iconic landmarks, including 30th Street Station, Reading Terminal Market, and the 9th Street Market. Topics covered in this class include choosing and framing your scene, sketching at a quick pace, conveying detail through modest means, drawing in perspective, and watercolor techniques.
What you will learn in this workshop:
Sketching on location
Framing and choosing your scene
Drawing in perspective
Sketching with watercolors
Conveying detail through modest means
Watercolor sketch pad*
Drawing board or travel easel
Items marked with an asterisk are available for purchase in Fleisher’s school store. Members receive a 10-percent discount on art supply purchases.