Horizontal TabsDescription Experience the magic of learning how to draw from nationally-renowned artist and illustrator Glenn Wolff! In this course, first-time art students will learn the basic concepts and techniques needed to begin to draw. Monday, June 1, 2015 to Tuesday, June 2, 2015 Registration Fee: $175 Workshop is now full. If you would like to be added to the waiting list, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, contact information and "Beginning Drawing" in the subject line. Experience the magic of learning how to draw from nationally-renowned artist and illustrator Glenn Wolff! In this course, first-time art students will learn the basic concepts and techniques needed to begin to draw. Class exercises exploring line, shape, form, and value combined with still life studies will comprise the course content. Essential techniques that Glenn has developed in his three-decade career as a fine artist and illustrator for publications including the New York Times, Audubon, the Wall Street Journal, and over 20 books including It's Raining Frogs and Fishes and Flight of the Reindeer will be shared with participants. Please see supplies tab for a list of materials to bring to the workshop. Some supplies will also be available onsite. This class is intended for beginners, or those who are looking to refresh their skills. Register Here for the Drawing PackageExtend your experience and sign up for both Beginning Drawing on June 1-2 and Intermediate Drawing on June 3-5 and receive a price break on your registration. Enjoy five days of drawing for $400! Faculty Glenn Wolff Instructor of Visual Arts, Interlochen College of Creative Arts Schedule Beginning Drawing Schedule Monday, June 1 8:30 - 9 a.m.Registration Check-In: Mallory-Towsley Center Lobby 9 - 10:30 a.m.Class Session 1: Mallory-Towsley Classroom 108Short presentation of instructor’s work as an illustrator and draftsman which will lead to an introduction to drawing and discussion of elements of design, basic skills and detail technique, including a review of (or introduction to) basic 1 and 2 point perspective and qualities of line, tone, and value in drawing objects. Demonstrations and basic exercises on paper will be conducted. 10:30 - 10:45 a.m.Break 10:45 a.m. - NoonClass Session 2: Mallory-Towsley Classroom 108Demonstration and sketching begins from a still life of cones, spheres, and rectangles to practice skills of line, volume and shading. Participants will apply general principles of perspective learned earlier. Noon - 1:30 p.m.Lunch Break 1:30 - 3 p.m.Class Session 3: Mallory-Towsley Classroom 108In-studio still life session. Drawings will use the techniques covered in the morning sessions. 3 - 3:30 p.m.Class Session 4: Mallory-Towsley Classroom 108Critique of first drawings. Group discussion of problems and solutions encountered. 3:30 - 3:45 p.m.Break 3:45 - 4:30 p.m.Class Session 5: Location TBAClass is free to work on second still life or walk campus to sketch buildings and landscapes. 4:30 - 5 p.m.Class Session 6: Mallory-Towsley Classroom 108Group discussion of afternoon work. Comparsions to morning work will be discussed. Tuesday, June 2 9 - 10:30 a.m.Class Session 7: Mallory-Towsley Classroom 108Introduction to ink: line, shading techniques (cross hatching, stippling, “scribble” and combos. Also introduction to wet media as it applies to ink washes. 10:30 - 10:45 a.m.Break 10:45 a.m. - NoonClass Session 8: Mallory-Towsley Classroom 108Macro drawings. Detailed enlarged drawings of small found objects utilizing ink techniques from the morning. Noon - 1:30 p.m.Lunch Break 1:30 - 3 p.m.Class Session 9: Mallory-Towsley Classroom 108In class still life or exterior landscapes. How to create your own language of techniques. 3 - 3:15 p.m.Break 3:15 - 4:30 p.m.Class Session 10: Location TBAClass is free to work on second still life or walk campus to sketch buildings and landscapes. 4:30 - 5 p.m.Class Session 11: Mallory-Towsley Classroom 108Feedback and group critique session. Please note that this schedule may be subject to change. Participants will be notified of any adjustments. Supplies Beginning Drawing and Intermediate Drawing Supplies Some of the following supplies will be available to students during the workshop, however, you may want to purchase your own for continued practice. General pencil peel and sketch charcoal pencils (at least three) 1 white charcoal pencil Conte crayon sketching square crayons: brown and black Pigma black micron ink pens (3 of various sizes) A drawing pad at least 11” x 14”. Examples include: Canson XL 11 x 14 Inches Drawing Sheet Pad, Top Wire Binding Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Paper Pad, Smooth Surface A small sketch book. Brand and size can be the students choice. 2B - 4B drawing pencils Pencil sharpener 2 kneaded erasers 2 plastic erasers Please contact email@example.com with any additional questions you may have about the supplies for this course.