Expressions and Emotions with the Masters
Wednesday, 07/05/2023 - 08/09/2023
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Number of Lessons: 6
Elation, rage, happiness, mystery, intrigue: capturing emotions and facial expressions with a drawing is fun and satisfying and can greatly enhance an artwork. In this 6-week course, we will explore a variety of emotions through the facial expressions that reveal them, copying the works of great artists of the past. In this course, we will also practice a variety of traditional techniques and use methods and materials historically used for portraiture, developing your technical skills, experimenting with new materials and drawing methods, improve your drawing accuracy in depicting the human face.
Charcoal and chalk, graphite, toned paper, pen and ink, pastel, reduction technique, trois crayon, silverpoint, are all methods we will use in this course, making it also a survey in classic drawing methods and styles. You will have access to the recordings of this course for the duration of a year, giving you the possibility to continue practicing these methods at your leisure.
As part of the services offered by the New Renaissance Atelier, you will have access to the recordings of the video sessions of all the courses you purchased for one year.
You will find the links to the videos in your Personal Video Library that has been set up specifically for you. Please keep this Video library link on your desktop or in your browser for easy access.
In case You missed a course You are interested in, You can purchase the recording of the video sessions, by clicking on the menu above