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THE JOY OF DRAWING: A COURSE FOR BEGINNERS

Jill Joubert, artist and art teacher

This is a step-by-step course in drawing for beginners, using a variety of drawing materials, formats and styles . Each day will be dedicated to a different subject matter, while building on the drawing techniques learned from the session before .

A list of materials will be provided on registration.

 

SESSION TITLES

1. Discovering line: abstraction and pattern

2. Drawing myself: observational drawing, using blind contour and continuous line

3. Dark and light: observation through shades and tones

4. Concealed revealed: tonal drawing of a wrapped object

5. Space and composition: using a view finder to look at spaces near and far

 

 

Date: 6–10 January 
Time: 9.30 am–12.30 pm
COURSE FEES: Full R3 213 Staff & Students R2 142
MAXIMUM 20 participants 
Venue: Goldfields Education Centre, Kirstenbosch