Drawing

For Adults - Teens

 

Drawing

No longer do you have to say, “I wish I could draw like that”.  Drawing skills can be taught and are strengthened through practice. This course is designed for those who want to learn or refine their drawing skills. Sighting, measuring, shading, and composition will be covered. Learn to render subjects with accuracy. Open to all skill levels. We encourage you to take this class again and again.

Drawing: Portrait

 Begin a serious exploration of drawing the portrait from life in pencil and charcoal.  Students learn basic observation, and measuring skills and the basic stages of drawing the structure and planes of the head, clearly rendering the values of light and shadow, designing edges and creating likeness and composition. Numerous drawing techniques, materials and approaches will be covered. If you struggle to get the desired degree of likeness or just the right expression in your portraits, this might be the class for you! 

Wed (11:30-3:30)/ (11:30-1:30) 

Session Dates: 09/17-12/03

 2 hours( beginner)  $384

4 hours (Intermediate/advanced) $576

 12 weeks

Instructor: Melvin Butler

Drawing: Figure (Adult & Teen 16+)

In this class students will increase their understanding of and comfort with rendering the human figure. You will learn basic observation and measuring skills, and how to render the figure three-dimensionally through the use of light and shadows. Students will be able to create figure studies in pencil, charcoal and pastel.

Mon. (6:45-9:15)

Session Dates: 07/02-08/20 no class 07/30

$315* (+$30 model fee) 2.5 hours  7 weeks

 Instructor: Melvin Butler

 Mon. (12:30-3:00 pm)

Session Dates: )9/17 -12/03

$* 2.5 hours weekly, 12 weeks 

Instructor: Melvin Butler

 

Drawing: Costumed/Cosplay Figure

In this class students can up their game by increase their understanding of and comfort with rendering the costumed figure. You will learn observation and measuring skills, and how to render the clothed figure three-dimensionally. Attention will be given to creating dynamic poses and the use of light and shadows on different fabrics .

Students will create studies in pencil, charcoal and pastel and finished pieces in Ink and wash.

* apply 20% discount to tuition if 60 or older

Drawing

No longer do you have to say, “I wish I could draw like that”.  Drawing skills can be taught and are strengthened through practice. This course is designed for those who want to learn or refine their drawing skills. Sighting, measuring, shading, and composition will be covered. Learn to render subjects with accuracy. Open to all skill levels. We encourage you to take this class again and again.

Sat. (5-7:30pm) 6 weeks 07/14-08/25/no class 08/04

$270*( +35 model fee) 

Instructor:Melvin Butler

For any questions call:

(301) 294-3600

Stone Branch Arts

1331-M Rockville Pike

Rockville, MD 20852

You can also  email us at:

office@stonebrancharts.com