May 2 – 6:30 to 8pm – Landscape Gesture Drawing!
Working in charcoal we will discuss the steps through which a successful gesture drawing is made and how that then translates into landscape drawings. In addition to other helpful tips regarding observation and technique.
May 9- 6:30 to 8pm- Trees!
The beauty of a tree is tough to capture on paper, this workshop will provide tips and tricks into depicting massive wonders. We will discuss the anatomy of drawing a tree and practice these techniques as well as receive feedback throughout the process.
May 16 – 6:30 to 8pm- Birds!
Wisconsin is home to over 300 species of birds and each one creates its own challenges when it comes to portrayal. Join this workshop for a crash-course on bird anatomy and effective ways to capture our flying friends on paper.
These workshops will be lead by Lemon Wood an artist at Beloit College.
You are asked to bring your own sketchbooks (if you have them, if not, there will be some paper available) and Lemon will provide all of the drawing utensils you will need.