Loading... Please wait...

CDR 104-W20 | Drawing for Seniors

CDR 104-W20 | Drawing for Seniors

Thurs, 1-4PM, 1/16-3/19, ROOM: D-2, 380 Cumberland Building

Maximum Enrollment: 12 LBS

Course Description

Students will explore the basic skills for seeing-to-draw. Drawing is a learned skill, facilitated by directing eyes and visual attention in specific ways. Through demanding and eye-opening exercises, students will discover hidden abilities, using pencil, charcoal and other materials. This course is for beginners and those seeking to improve their drawing skills. Class excercises will include still life and working with a live model.

TUITION: $220 + FEES: $30

Martha Miller has been creating portraits and self-portraits for over thirty years, working in pencil, pastel, charcoal and mixed media. Martha holds a BFA in Printmaking from MECA, worked for many years with the North Berwick Figure Drawing Group and attended figure drawing sessions at the Bowdoinham Academy, studio of the late Carlo Pittore. She continues to use the print process in her studio practice. Her work is in numerous collections including the California Palace of the Legion of Honor, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, CA. www.marthamiller.com


drawing paper

compressed charcoal sticks 

2B or 4B graphite pencils

a kneaded eraser 

a white plastic eraser.

Sign up for our email newsletter

•Find out when new course listings come available
•Learn about special events
•See what people are making

Or if you prefer a physical catalog, CLICK HERE
Thank you to our Media Sponsor, Maine Today Media – Press Herald.