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Fundamentals of Drawing

Build your confidence in drawing in this fun and explorative journey into the world of drawing! You will be guided into making a drawing go from flat to three-dimensional. Train your eye to see in this explorative course, from more advanced ways of working with color, light source, perspective, color wheel, volume of an object, working in different mediums, and more! Ages 12-16

Drawing Identities Through Foundations

In this two-hour class you will be taught drawing basics using charcoal. Learn how to effectively use line, value, composition, linear perspective, and negative/positive space through understandable lessons to train both your eye and hand. With both practice and observing how contemporary artists have used drawing as a medium for self-expression, you will leave this course with strong drawings of subject matter that is personal to you, your identity, and your perspective on the world. Adults

Beginning Drawing

Engage the non-analytic parts of your brain and learn how to see. Learning to draw is the best way to light-up and connect the intuitive to the cognitive. You'll experience various fascinating exercises, and even improve your coordination. Most of all, you'll learn to "see" like an artist. Adults

Improve Your Drawing

This class is intended for students familiar with the basic tools and beginning skills of drawing and picturemaking. We'll explore more advanced concepts such as lighting and shading, rendering techniques, perspective, and understanding the picture plane. Demonstrations are part of every class. Ages 9-12

Dragon Drawing

If you like mythological characters and fantasy art, then you won’t want to miss this course on dragon anatomy drawing! In this class you will learn about the design of various kinds of dragons, how the different parts of the body are formed with shape and structure, as well as techniques using different mediums to make your dragons look three dimensional. You will leave this class with a better understanding of how to bring your own fantasy to life! Ages 6-9

Dragon Drawing

If you like mythological characters and fantasy art, then you won’t want to miss this course on dragon anatomy drawing! In this class you will learn about the designs of various kinds of dragons, how the different parts of the body are formed with shape and structure, as well as techniques using different mediums to make your dragons look three dimensional. You will leave this class with a better understanding of how to bring your own fantasy to life! Ages 9-12

Pet Portraits

Bring your insight and creativity to reveal the character of your pet that photographs alone cannot. We will work from photographs and use your choice of familiar medium. Expect plenty of examples and learn techniques for accurately transferring your photo to your art surface. Ages 16-Adult

ArtTrax: Drawing II

In addition to reviewing topics in Drawing I, you will learn how to enhance your drawings using basic shapes, negative space, and perspective. Bemis ArtTrax is a new curriculum created to provide equitable and accessible pathways to the arts. ArtTrax courses introduce the fundamental concepts of painting, drawing, and sculpting through a series of engaging exercises. Emphasis is not on producing finished works of art but rather on developing a basic skill set through practice and repetition. No prior knowledge or experience in the medium is needed or expected for level I classes. The courses proceed sequentially, each level building upon what was previously presented. Ages 16-Adult