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Basic Drawing

  • Level Beginner
  • Age 16 and older
  • Price $175
  • Location Live Online

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  • $175
  • Live Online
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Class Description

Description

What you'll learn in this beginner drawing class:

This will be a beginning drawing class covering the basic principles of design. We will also cover drawing light and shadow, contour drawing, perspective, basics of color theory, portrait drawing, and drawing from life vs drawing from memory.

Suggested Materials:

  • variety of soft and hard pencils
  • micron or felt tip drawing pens
  • brush pen
  • medium to large sized drawing pad
  • cheap watercolor set and brush
  • colored pencils
  • ruler
  • scrap paper

You will receive an email 30 minutes before class starts with a link to the class and access instructions.




Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

Refund Policy

When class/workshop enrollment is below the minimum three days prior to the first day of class, the class may be cancelled. If there is a cancellation, we will contact registered students at least 2 days before the start of the class/workshop by email or by phone.

We will offer students the option to transfer into another class or receive a full refund for the amount paid.

Classes are not refunded due to failure to attend class, planned absences, minor illnesses, or vacations.

If you drop a class:

  • If you drop a class at least 8 business days before it starts, you will receive a 100% refund minus a $20 administrative fee.
  • If you drop a class between 7 to 2 business days before it starts, there are no refunds. At this point students may receive a class credit if the school is able to replace your seat with another student before the start of class. If this is not possible, crediting will not be offered.
  • If you drop a class on or after the class start date, no refunds or credits are possible.

Transfers:

  • If you transfer to from one class to another class of equal value or more, there is no administrative fee.
  • Otherwise an admin fee will be charged for transfers.

In any event where a customer wants to cancel their enrollment and is eligible for a full refund, a 5% processing fee will be deducted from the refund amount.


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