Gesture & Contour: The first two sessions will be an overview of the course, which is based on 10 Ways of Seeing and Drawing: Gesture, Contour, Mass, Space, 2D Shape, Figure-Ground, Stepped Tonality, Light-Shadow, Perspective, Composition.
We will ALSO look at using various materials, such as compressed charcoal, conte, and soft pencils, to create interesting marks and effects useful for drawing.
Opening Presentation Videos for Introductory Drawing
CONTOUR MATERIALS AND CONTOUR – Part 1 of 2
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CONTOUR MARKERS – Part 2 of 2
CONTOUR – BLIND CONTOUR FACE Exercise Demo
Watch these two videos related to these topics discussed in the first session.
TEN WAYS OF SEEING AND DRAWING – Part 1, 30 minutes
TEN WAYS OF SEEING AND DRAWING – Part 2, 11 minutes
Next Session #2: Gesture & Contour Continued