Drawing From The Paper Up

Classes
Date: Tuesday, April 02, 2019 06:00 PM

Venue: Hallberg Center for the Arts

This class is for those who have a desire to draw but have had little or no prior drawing instruction, as well as those who have held back from signing up for beginning drawing classes, fearing it may be assumed that the ‘basics’ are already known. This is a true introductory drawing class, and it will be assumed that you have not had much, if any, prior drawing instruction.  

     Instructor Julianne Erickson is a life-long lover of drawing and enjoys teaching. She has been teaching two drawing classes at White Bear Center of the Arts since 2014: Drawing From The Paper Up and Portrait Drawing. She developed both classes herself, and has had great feedback in her previous classes:

"The class was extremely rewarding.  As a retirement age beginner I was afraid that I would fail, but the instructors patient encouragement gave me confidence in myself and I was able to learn to some very beneficial drawing techniques.  My heart began to sing again as I produced my first drawings since I was very little.  I can’t thank you enough." - Pat

"...I enjoyed each very much and learned a lot about basic drawing.  I am excited to do some drawing on my own..." - Jennifer

    The atmosphere will be light and fun and no ‘natural ability’ is required, so come and discover the joys of drawing. After completing this class, you will have the knowledge, tools, and confidence to draw on your own and sign up for other drawing classes. We will learn the differences in and uses of various pencils, pencil strokes, papers, erasers, shading and measuring tools, how to lay out a drawing, as well as some bonus advanced tips and techniques. Drawing will be done from photos provided by the instructor.

Register Now!

Supplies needed (purchased and brought to first class by student):
Clear Ruler
Set of 12 pencils medium range
Kneaded eraser
Dust Free Faber-Castelle eraser
Q-tips 
Kleenex
Drawing Pad, medium surface, 11 x 14, (300 series recommended)
Pencil Sharpener

 

Telephone
6512106129
Email
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Address
5521 East Viking Blvd

 

Map


 

All Dates


  • From Tuesday, April 02, 2019 06:00 PM to Tuesday, April 30, 2019 06:00 PM
    Tuesday