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Online Class: Basic Drawing

September 30, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 28, 2020


In this online class via ZOOM, learn how to observe and draw in a representational style which is a fundamental skill for working in any medium including painting, printmaking, and sculpture. Using graphite and charcoal and working from still life, self portraits, landscapes and photographs, learn several types of lines and tonal drawing.  Understand key concepts of drawing such as negative shape, relative measuring, and perspective. Each class features a directed drawing exercise to teach a specific skill and these skills build on one another. Material list sent upon registration.

Dates: Wed. evenings: Sept. 30; Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28. Makeup: Nov. 4

Time:  6-8:30pm

Cost: $120

Teacher Emily Rose Hirtle is from Westerville, Ohio she attended “The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and received her BFA and Certificate in Painting in 2017. In May of 2019 she received her MFA in Drawing from “The New York Academy of Art”. Her work is part of numerous collections such as: The Linda Lee Alter Collection in Philadelphia, PA. Actress and Model Brooke Shield’s and Actor Aidan Turner. She is a practicing Artist and a Drawing/ Painting instructor for numerous institutions in Philadelphia, PA.


September 30, 2020
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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    Essex Board of Trade, Inc., P.O. Box 322
    Essex, CT 06426 or email Info@EssexCT.com