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COURSE DESCRIPTION (SPRING 2008)

Anatomical Drawing, a Representation of the Human Form

This course will focus on creating a series of work that will aid the student in developing new and improved control and dominium over the representation of a three-dimensional form.  The human figure represents the essence of nature’s forms and lines it encompasses the elements of movement and dimension essential for quality artistic creation.  Students will create drawings using a variety of media such as charcoal, ink, pencil drawing, etc.  Students will learn elements of form, movement, perspective and the figure, composition, shadows and speed.   At the same time that they will develop a more accurate aesthetic perception of form.  Due to the nature of the class all students must be 18 years of age or over and must possess some level of knowledge of drawing. Proof of skills will be required upon enrollment.

 

Dates: Thursday; March 6, 13, 20, 27; April 3, 10, 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15; 2008
Hours: 6:00-10:00
Course Cost: $300.00 ($40.00 a class)

Instructor: Antonio Fonseca Vazquez

Click here for a list of material and the course syllabus.

 

 

Fundaments of Painting (Oil)

This course involves a careful examination of various components of painting, characteristics, and media.  Participants will learn the basic physical and chemical aspects of painting media, including the use of painting surfaces.  Participant will be introduced to contemporary use of material and techniques as they review and experiment with classical oil painting methods.

This is predominantly a lab course in which topics presented by the instructor are practically explained by physical examples, and assigned projects are completed by students both during lab periods and outside of class.  Participants will complete one project representative of each method and techniques reviewed and practiced in the class.

Dates: Tuesdays; March 4, 11, 25; April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; May 6, 13; 2008
Hours: 6:00-10:00
Course Cost: $300.00 ($40.00 a class)

Instructor: Antonio Fonseca Vazquez

Click here for a list of materials and the course syllabus.

 

to enroll, please call 508.765.3777 or email studioschool@sevengaits.com

 


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