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.
Download Images Resource Binder 1 PDF.
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