Figure Drawing

Learn the fundamentals of figure drawing through exploring the body’s structure, proportion, and gesture. Discussion of basic anatomical structures combined exercises drawing from photographs and master copies will round out this highly energetic course.

Special Notes
This is an online class hosted through Zoom. We recommend that you download the free Zoom application on your computer, phone, or tablet in advance of the first class. Within 48 hours of registration, you will receive a confirmation email containing a link to join the course via Zoom. The same link will be used each week.

What you will learn:

  • 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:

  • 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.

  • Sketchbook

  • 18″ x 24″ newsprint paper

  • Charcoal

  • Kneaded eraser