2 each of Graphite Pencils 2H, 2B, 4B, and 6B
2 each of Charcoal Pencils 2B (hard), 4B (medium), 6B (extra soft)
1 pad of 18” x 24” drawing paper (not sketch paper) 1 pad of lined paper used for note taking
String and a plain washer (used to make a plumb line) Knitting Needle
Paper Towels (prefer Viva Brand)
Paper Stumps (package of various sizes)
You will be learning to draw from still various still lives constructed by the instructor (not from photos). You will learn to measure, construct a professional composition, and will use a method called the sight size method used originally by the French Academies. You will also learn linear and atmospheric perspective and how these two disciplines play in constructing a drawing. This course requires a certain discipline in that you will be expected to spend drawing every day when not in class.