Wednesday, November 11, 2020

3 Week Online Portrait Drawing Class: Dec. 4 - 18, 2020



Portrait Drawing on Toned paper
2 pm - 3:30 pm

Friday Dec. 4
Friday Dec. 11
Friday Dec. 18 

 Please have these materials ready for the class: 

  •  toned paper such as Canson Ingres #55 Steel Gray or Strathmore Series 400 Toned Gray tablet
  •  4b charcoal pencil, conte, carbothello pencil or other mark-making drawing tool of your choice
  • white chalk, white conte, white charcoal or chalk--any white mark-making tool will work
  •  and a kneaded eraser or vinyl eraser. 
Successful portrait drawing is a skill that is learned, practiced, and honed.  With knowledge, practice, and guidance we can learn how to develop portrait drawing skills that lead to more satisfactory results.

In this Beginning level 3-part class, we will take a closer look at helpful proportional guidelines for establishing realistic portraiture, facial features and characteristics, and creating portrait drawings from photo references using toned paper and other drawing tools. 

Course content includes

  • Live class sessions in the Patris Studio ZoomRoom with recorded sessions sent to your email for viewing at your own convenience.  Can't make live class session?  No problem! The recorded class session will be sent to your via email and you can view it  at your own pace!
  • Support materials and photo references
  • Easy to follow guidelines and helpful tips
  • Instructor feedback at any point during or after each lesson.
Unable to make the live Zoom class?  No problem!!  
Class recordings will be sent following live class sessions and can be viewed according to your schedule and time frame.  

Enrolled students have the option to  email, text, or confer on Zoom about  their works in progress or finished assignments  for any feedback, clarifications or guidance on their work.

Cost: $60 for 3-week series

Payment acceptable through:
Venmo at Patris-Miller
or check made payable to Patris and sent to 3460 2nd Avenue, Sacramento CA 95817