Instructor: Barbara Holmer
When: Thursdays, May 17 – June 7, 1 – 4 pm (4 Weeks)
Age Level: Adult
Fee: Member-$70 / Non-Member-$75
Beginning-advanced levels. Celebrate Spring on the Shiawassee Art Center Terrace while creating studies of botanical subjects using graphite and colored pencil*. Each week will focus on a different plant part to develop accurate, detailed drawings including color studies in a sketchbook format.
Students who prefer using watercolor are welcome to bring their supplies for watercolor studies.
– Mechanical pencil
– Kneaded eraser
– Colored pencils: (good brands are Faber-Castell Polychromos or Prismacolor Premium or Derwent Colorsoft – NOT water-soluble pencils! The instructor will have some pencils for students to try during class
– Pencil sharpener: Staedtler 2 hole Tub is a good one
– Sketch or drawing pad or journal example: Strathmore 400 Series sketch pad, colored pencil pad, or mixed media journal)