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.
Strathmore 18×24 Recycled Drawing Paper
Kimberly’s General Graphite pencils 2b, 4b, 8b
2 hole pencil sharpener
18×24 drawing Board
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.