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Beginning Drawing

8-Session Daytime Course

Sunday, October 18 to December 13, 2020 – 10:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. ET (no class Nov. 29)
Code: 1V00EY
Tickets
$235 - Member
$265 - Non-Member

STREAMING PROGRAM INFORMATION

  • This program is part of our Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.
  • Platform: Zoom
  • Online registration is required.
  • If you register multiple individuals, you will be asked to supply individual names and email addresses so they can receive a Zoom link email. Please note that if there is a change in program schedule or a cancellation, we will notify you via email, and it will be your responsibility to notify other registrants in your group.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

This course, a valuable introduction for beginners, teaches the basic skills needed as a strong foundation for drawing. Working with a variety of materials and techniques, including charcoal and pencils, students explore the rendering of geometric forms, volume, and perspective, with an emphasis on personal gesture marks.

The course covers still-life, architectural interiors and exteriors, and figure drawing. The instructor, working closely with students in class, provides individual guidance, demonstrations, and lectures, and encourages group discussion.

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OTHER INFORMATION

  • The instructor is Josh Highter.
  • 8 sessions, 2.5 hours each (no class Nov. 29)
  • This studio arts program is a Zoom Meeting to allow for patron and instructor interaction.
  • There is another Beginning Drawing course on Oct. 19 - Dec. 7.

UPDATED PATRON INFORMATION

  • Once registered, patrons should receive an automatic email confirmation from CustomerService@SmithsonianAssociates.org.
  • Separate Zoom link information will be emailed closer to the date of the program. If you do not receive your Zoom link information 24 hours prior to the start of the program, please email Customer Service for assistance.
  • View Common FAQs about our Streaming Programs on Zoom.

Location
This program is part of our
Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.