|Week 1||Discussion of syllabus. Drawing from model|
Draw – front, back, side views of model. Draw corresponding views of
|Week 3||Draw three views of the head and corresponding views from the skull.|
Test on muscles of the torso. Gesture drawing with pencil, conte, and
charcoal. Master drawings
Begin shading exercises using conte crayon and charcoal. Master
Continue volumetric drawing using mass lines to give the illusion of
form through linear shading, cross hatching and cross contour
lines. Pencil, pen, charcoal, and conte. Master drawings. Drawings
due for grading.
Gesture drawing. Exploring pen and wash techniques on watercolor
paper. Master drawings
Explore chairoscuro with charcoal or conte on grey charcoal paper
heightened with white conte. Long pose.
Test on muscles of the arm. Gesture drawing. Studies of the hand.
Studies of the foot.
Gesture drawing using continuous tone and drawing using a shading
stump and powdered charcoal. Drawings due for grading
Gesture drawings. Long pose using powdered graphite and pencil on
good quality drawing paper
Detailed drawing of the head in charcoal on grey paper heightened
with white conte.
Test on muscles of the leg. Contour drawings. Value drawings.
Combined contour and value drawings.
|Week 14||Long pose using choice of materials.|
|Week 15||Long pose using choice of materials. Drawings due for grading.|
|Week 16..||Students choice of poses and materials. Compute and discuss grades|