Portrait Drawing

Class ID: 
Record Type: 
Express Class
Start Date: 
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Online Course: Wednesday 1 - 3 pm Five-week class beginning July 29, 2020
Schedule time: 
1 -3 pm

Course Description:

Begin to render pencil and charcoal portraits from photos. Start with the basics to become familiar with the main structures of the head, and how to render them with light and shade—building your skills for a future term when you will draw the model from life.

Skill Level: Intermediate

  • This interactive online class is presented via Zoom. Please download Zoom prior to your first class: www.zoom.us/download
  • You will be emailed Zoom meeting instructions, including a unique URL and meeting ID, to join the class at least 1 day before the start of the class.
  • Review the supply list posted. Students are responsible for purchasing all necessary supplies except where indicated.
  • Many of the supply lists for specific EAC classes are available online at Blick U.
  • Classes that do not meet enrollment minimums will be cancelled three days prior to the start of the class.

Supply list for first class:
HB pencil
2B pencil
4B pencil
kneaded eraser
white drawing paper (any kind)

Day(s) of Week: 

Pricing Details

Your price, which appears in the box to the right, has been automatically calculated from the following levels:

  • Regular Rate: $150.00
  • Member Rate: $130.00

Except for the Independent Study Program, EAC membership is no longer required to take adult classes. EAC members receive a tuition discount on all adult classes, youth classes and workshops. A $75 Independent Study membership is required to participate in the Independent Study Program. The Evanston resident discount no longer applies.

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