Drawing Foundation 1 & Drawing 1

Introduction to drawing. Emphasis on object representation through descriptive and expressive means. Control of line, value, and spatial illusion with variety of media.

students drawing from a still life

Gesture

students drawing light from student walking with a flashlight
images of gesture drawing on easel
gesture drawing from moving flashlight

Wireframes

photo of student wireframe sculptures
student drawing next to student wireframe sculptures
student working on drawing of wireframe sculpture

Perspective

perspective drawings of hallway
perspective drawings of hallway
perspective drawings of hallway

Contour

contour drawing of object from multiple angles
contour and cross hatching drawings of pile of paper bags

Planar Studies

drawing origami object from multiple angles focusing on planes
drawing multiple origame objects focusing on planes
drawing origami object from multiple angles focusing on planes

Drapery

charcoal drawing of drapery over a chair
charcoal drawing of drapery over a chair
charcoal drawing of drapery over a drawing horse with other still life objects

Reductive Value

drawing of still life using only eraser for light values
drawing of still life using only eraser for light values
drawing of still life using only eraser for light values

Additive Value

drawing of still life using white conte for light values
drawing of still life using white conte for light values
drawing of still life using white conte for light values

Reflective Value

drawing of still life focusing on reflective objects
drawing of still life focusing on reflective objects
drawing of still life focusing on reflective objects

Skulls

drawing of skulls resting on a mirror
drawing of skulls resting on a mirror with ink washes to tone background

Portrait

charcoal self portrait of inner and outer self

Final Drawings

still life incorporating skeletal elements
still life incorporating skeletal elements
still life incorporating skeletal elements