Graphite Drawing(Winter)

2:00pm - 4:00pm
January 26, 2023 - March 09, 2023
Instructor: Danny Neece

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Begin your drawing practice in graphite! The most common tool for drawing, the graphite pencil, will be the defined medium of this 7 week course. Learn the basics of sketching, understand the effectiveness of drawing techniques, and receive a formal introduction into the process of creating imagery all on your own. Subjects discussed will include line quality, shading and gradation, cross hatching, and contour drawing.  This class is open to all levels.

Materials List:

  • Strathmore 11x14 Recycled Drawing Paper
  • Kimberly's General Graphite pencils hb, 2b, 4b,6b 8b
  • Graphite Sticks
  • 2 hole pencil sharpener
  • Steadlier White plastic erasure

The Inkstone on 2424 Telegraph near the UC Berkeley campus will have some supply kits available. Please contact them directly to inquire about in-store pick-up.