2-day portrait drawing workshop taught by artist Jayaprakash PV (JP) focusing on building a stronger foundation in portraiture. Students will work from a Reference Photo / Live Model to create a convincing, lifelike portrait in charcoal. This workshop is open to artists of all skill levels interested in improving their ability in traditional charcoal drawing. Students will create a portrait over the duration of the workshop from a Reference Photo Technical instruction will be supplemented with brief lectures and demonstrations to learn JP's drawing process. JP will also assist students individually during the workshop.
Artists, ranging from beginning to advanced, will have the opportunity to work from a Reference Photo and will receive one-on-one instruction gaining a fuller knowledge of portraiture. This class is definitely for the hobbyist but for the serious artist who wants to take his/her art career to the next level.
What Will be covered in the workshop?
The workshop will cover key concepts including construction of the head, light & shadow, shapes, values & edges, use of the charcoal medium, studio practices and proper use of materials.
Who can attend?
Classes are open to artists, ranging from beginning to advanced. The size of the group will be limited to optimize the learning experience so book fast.
What will be covered in DAY 1 and 2 (Basics & Advanced) ? -Basics of Drawing -Light and Shadows -Forms & Tones -Introduction to Portrait Drawing with Demo -Head Structure & Planes -Light and Shadows - Portraits -Forms & Tones - Portraits -Portrait Drawing with Charcoal -Portrait Composition - Abstraction and Creating a Poetry in portraits
Skill Level: Beginners & Intermediate Location: Merahki School of Art, AECS Layout, Kundalahalli, Bangalore
All the materials will be provided for the workshop Date: 15 th and 16 th December
DAY-1: 15 th Dec 2018 DAY-2: 16 th Dec 2018
Time: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm (Come 15 min early to have a good start)
Fees: DAY 1 & 2 (both days) : 3500 /- per head (Including all the materials)
Bring your own lunch
Trainer: Jayaprakash PV Visual artist living and working in Bangalore. He has over 15 years of experience in Graphite and charcoal medium.