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 1.  Introduction

 
  • Lesson 1 - Looking at different substrates and Problem solving with canvas
  • Lesson 2 - Testing papers based substrates
  • Lesson 3 - DIY Substrates - paperclay canvases and plaster boards
  • Lesson 4 - Brushes
  • Lesson 5 - Supplies we will use in this class and talking about Acrylics

2.  Drawing

The art of showing up daily with your pencil... 

 
  • Lesson 1 - Basic drawing
  • Lesson 2 - The Art of Seeing - Studying a Master
  • Lesson 3 - The Art of Seeing - Self portraiture
  • Lesson 4 - Burnt Offerings - Charcoal
  • Lesson 5 - Intro to Conte
  • Lesson 6 - Conte Drawing
  • Lesson 7 - The Art of Playing - 5MinuteRule liquid graphite
  • Lesson 8 - The Art of Playing - 5SecondRule continuous line drawing

       

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3.  Looking at the Masters

 I have picked two artists who I feel have studied emotion.

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4.  Portraiture

  • Lesson 1 - Painting Small
  • Lesson 2 - Painting Big 
  • Lesson 3 - Intuitive Painting with Gesso
  • Lesson 4 - Self Portrait 
  • Lesson 5 - Intuitive Referenced Portrait

Bonus Lessons

  • Painting Teeth
  • Neocolors to the rescue
  • Painting Magnolias
  • Painting Expressive Hands

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    5.  Tender Togetherness

  • MotherDaughterLove #1
  • MotherDaughterLove #2
  • SisterLove #1
  • SisterLove #2
  • FriendshipLove - Finale

Bonus lesson coming soon


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6.  PaperClay

  • Introduction to Paperclay
  • Working Flat
  • Finding emotion in individual figure / gestures
  • Finding the emotion with multiple figures / gestures
  • Painting our clay sculptures in a way that completes their stories - Coming soon

7.  Lomography - Instant Photography

  • Equipment
  • Keepsakes
  • Finding ways to capture daily tenderness.

Playing with our instant cameras / cell phones, with instant printers

 

Projects - to take our cameras with us wherever we go and capture moments in time - finding beautiful ways to see, feel and love your life, one capture at a time


8.  Closing

Thanking with Gratitude


Let's get started....

 
 
 Supply List

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