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Classic & Traditional Drawing Study

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DUMBO, Brooklyn
98 Water St
Btwn Main & Washington Streets
Brooklyn, New York 11201
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: DM Wilding

What you'll learn in this beginner drawing class:

This beginners course is designed to introduce students to a wide variety of graphic tools and to acquaint them with the fundamentals of drawing. Develop confidence working with sketches & demonstrate strong compositions.  

In the first few weeks, we will focus to develop an eye for line- form & tone in still-life arrangements using a combination of pencil, charcoal or inks. Practical exercises on how to draw using the right side of the brain, how to draw curves, use contour technique & straight line approximation technique, the essentials of drawing ellipses, drawing a cylinder, hemispheres & how to employ horizontal lines & vanishing points, & how to use cross contours to give your drawings a sense of volume and accuracy. 

Learn how to level lines to double check accuracy & ensure the lengths of your lines are accurate, how to use the midpoint establishment to ensure the two major halves or your drawing are accurate- these classic exercises help you learn how to see shape and form. Explore techniques for achieving accurate proportion, the possibilities for manipulation & a comprehensive approach to linear perspective. 

In the last few weeks of the course, we will put together all the techniques you have learned to create more ambitious accurate finished drawings, along with final critique.

Materials:

  • Paper supplies are  included, but NOT canvas, if you want to draw on canvas, please bring a canvas with you to your first class. We suggest a medium size canvas to start.
  • Limited select size canvas are available for purchase CASH ON DELIVERY $35 & up (Please have the proper change with you). If you require a specific shape or customized or large size canvas please bring with you to class, in case we don't have it available at the studio
  • Speciality materials such as glazes or mediums might be introduced for basic exploration but are NOT available on a week to week basis, if you require these speciality materials please bring with you to class.


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Refund Policy
Although course cancellation is quite rare, Creatively Wild Art Studio reserves the right to cancel classes or change instructor assignments and makes every effort to notify students in advance. If enrollment goals are not met, a course may be cancelled up to 48 hours before the first scheduled class. In the event of cancellation, a full refund is granted. On occasion, a course start-date will be pushed back if enrollment goals are not met. In this instance, you will receive a credit for the price of the class that did not take place. In the event of severe weather conditions, Creatively Wild Art Studio will follow the NYC public school closing, and make-up classes will be at the discretion of the Director.

MAKE UP POLICY​ : We are unable to offer Make up classes at our studio as we cannot accommodate everyone's personal emergencies and schedules. 
If you have an emergency or intend to miss a scheduled class, please note we might be able to re-scheduel the class for you. Requests for re scheduling juts be made in advance, and will only be offered in availability in other classes and must be scheduled within your registered period. Re scheduled classes are not guaranteed. Any requests for re scheduling of classes must be made in writing ( by email) prior to your ​missing the class at least 48 hrs in advance to [email protected] Requests through text or phone will not be accepted.

​CWAS is not responsible for issuing refunds for missed classes. If you don't show up for a scheduled class, you are marked as a no show.

If you have a personal request be sure to email us in plenty of time of missing your class, to see if we can accommodate you.

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Dumbo's beloved Creatively WILD Art Studio was founded by international artist DM Wilding in 2009, we are celebrating 10 years in Dumbo!
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