Drawing from Life: Figure Drawing

Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 10:00am

Biggs Museum of American Art
406 Federal Street
Dover, DE 19901

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Learn basic to-scale drawing techniques or strengthen your skills at drawing the human form from life in this 2-hour workshop. One of the Biggs' Artists will introduce you to techniques through a series of timed drawings, using a live model (clothed) to work from.

Register online for tickets or call 302-674-2111.  For questions, please contact Kristen Matulewicz, Curator of Community and Academic Programs, at kmatulewicz@biggsmuseum.org or ext. 104.

Ticket Prices: Members: $20, Non-Members: $25

Virtual Participation with No Supplies Provided: Members: $10, Non-Members $15.

Supply list for virtual participants:

Required supplies: Drawing Paper (I prefer a smooth surface, with a slight ‘tooth’) -Graphite Pencils (at least 3 different softnesses: 6b, 2b, 4h) -Drawing Charcoal (vine & compressed) -Eraser (I prefer a kneaded eraser)

Recommended optional supplies: Blending Tortilons (few different sizes) -Towel (paper of cloth) -Paint Brushes (soft, synthetic hair watercolor brushes, medium to large sizes) -Water Container -Masking Tape

No refunds unless canceled by the Biggs.

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