Portrait Drawing

Dates:April 10 - May 15, 2018
Meets:Tu from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM, 6 sessions
Location:FAC AIR Room
Instructor:Scott Kenyon
Fee: $99.00  Fee Breakdown

Sorry, this course has been cancelled. Please contact our office to see if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

Course Description

Learn how to draw a portrait from a photo reference of your choice. In this class, students will learn how to draw the structure and rhythms of the human head. Demonstrations will be given in each class on the structure of the head, eyes, nose, mouth, and ears. In addition, there will be a strong emphasis on values, shapes, and edges. Students will be working in the medium of soft and hard charcoal.  


Material list Medium to large size drawing board Vine Charcoal: Medium hard and soft Kneaded Eraser Chamois Cloth Blending stumps Drawing paper: Charcoal paper 500 series is the highest quality ( Can be order from dick black art store or purchased at Service Reproduction downtown Grand Rapids) or Strathmore drawing paper ( medium size works good) *You may purchase materials at, Hobby lobby, Michaels, T-square or service reproduction Scottfkenyon@aol.com 616.745.8297