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Intro to Drawing : Animal Portraits

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Venue:
Peggy Burruss Art Studio
Time:
February 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$135
End Date:
March 23
Number of Classes/Day:
6 Thursdays
Skip Days:
March 2
Ages:
14 - Adult
Register by:
Feb 5
Instructor:
Kenny Weinfurtner

Would you like to learn to draw or brush up on your drawing skills?

In Intro to Drawing: Animals we will learn to draw while drawing animals.

Learn form so your objects appear round and 3 dimensional.
Learn space so things look near and far.
Learn proportions so parts relate to the whole.
Learn perspective so objects have depth.
Learn to have fun because the more enjoyable drawing is the better the outcome.

Why Animals? Drawing things we like makes drawing fun. animals are interesting and as subject matter they build skill levels and produce gratifying results.

Supply List: Drawing Pad, 70 – 90 lb. Don’t purchase Sketch Pads – the paper is too thin.
11 x 14 – good
12 x 18 – better
14 x 18 – even better
18 x 24 – best
Two – 4B pencils
One – small kneaded eraser.

Sources:
The Art Box, 12th St. at Grace St. Take this paper and receive a discount.
Dick Blick  https://www.dickblick.com/

The class will also experiment with toned drawing paper, charcoal, pastel and other alternative media provided by the academy.


Interested in learning about scholarship opportunities and discounts? Click here to learn about our education access program.


SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75.


Instructor : Kenny Weinfurtner

Kenneth Weinfurtner holds a BFA in Studio Art and a BA in Art History from the University of Kentucky. He earned an MFA in Studio Art from Radford University. Mr. Weinfurtner currently teaches art at the Lynchburg Academy Center of the Arts. His art studio, PennyStone Studio, is located at his home in Madison Heights, VA.

Website: pennystonestudio.com

 


 

Sponsored by:

 

Academy Center of the Arts

 

with Education Access Program Discounts Underwritten by

Register
Venue:
Peggy Burruss Art Studio
Time:
February 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$135
End Date:
March 23
Number of Classes/Day:
6 Thursdays
Skip Days:
March 2
Ages:
14 - Adult
Register by:
Feb 5
Instructor:
Kenny Weinfurtner