Draw and Paint What You See

Draw and Paint What You See
Tuesday, August 2, 2022


We're sorry, this class is full!


Tuesdays August 2-23, 2:00-3:30pm

Using the medium of graphite and charcoal, students will draw and paint what they see based off a composed still life object borrowed from nature. This class teaches careful observation, realistic drawing, and basic drawing and painting skills. Join teacher, Desmond Cormier, in this new and unique beginner’s course. Materials needed are posted to our website, view the list here. Prime members $10, Standard Members $20, Guests $35.

-Teach students how to draw by careful observation

-Draw realistic, avoiding symbols

-Teach basic drawing and painting skills

Materials List:

Hb,2b,4b art pencils

Kneaded eraser and gum eraser

Tortillions and blending stumps

Pencil sharpener

Willow charcoal

Charcoal pencils

White charcoal

Fine sharpie pen

Drawing pad 11x14 70lb and up

Pad of newsprint


Can get materials at Art Box Ivy Square or any arts and crafts store.

Brief Bio on Instructor: From 1995-2018 Desmond was an Art Teacher at CHS and Buford Middle School, teaching in the gifted program. Desmond has shown at galleries and has been collected by private individuals.

Open to all.

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