8 Week Class:
Figure and Portrait Drawing and Painting
Sundays, 2:30-5pm March 3rd through April 28th*
March 30th is skipped to accommodate moving the studio.
Class Fee $320
*Plus Nelson-Atkins Museum Visit TBD by Student Vote
Location: Please note that March classes will be held at our current location in the West Bottoms, while April classes will be at our new space on Shawnee Mission Parkway near Metcalf Ave.
Class will cover all aspects of figure and portrait drawing (primarily in charcoal) and painting in oil. Basics as well as advanced concepts will be covered, so it is appropriate for students of any ability level. Models will be our primary reference, but photos, images of art, etc., will serve as reference as well.
Concepts covered will include:
Gesture and proportion
Accurate and expressive contours
Skin tone palettes and mixing
Various oil painting techniques
Limitations and advantages of photographic references