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Drawing, Drawing, Drawing!

Mondays, 3pm

Course Description

"How can I know what I think till I see what I say?"
E.M. Forster

In this class we will use drawing to see that we say and to know what we think. Drawing is a fundamental way to decode our thoughts: making blind drawings, movement drawings, weaving drawings, from live models, from performances, from film stills and video projections. Ultimately to better understand "drawing" and how it forms the foundation of our art. 

 
Bring whatever you like to draw with/on, but here are some recommendations:
 
  • 2” and/or 4” flat brush (house painters)
  • 1” flat brush (house painters)
  • One Calligraphy brush
  • Two Bamboo pens (or reed pens)
  • Bottle of speedball ink (bowl for water, bowl for ink)
  • Large tube of white acrylic paint
  • Pad of newsprint 22” x 30” or larger
  • Pad of Canson Bristol 19” x 24”
  • Scissors
  • Pencils: HB, 2B, 6B
  • Charcoal: vine and compressed
  • Kneadable eraser
  • White eraser

 

First Class: Monday September 15th, 3-6pm

Teacher

Nicole Wittenberg

Nicole Wittenberg is an artist working in New York.

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