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ODR 099-F22 | Beginning Drawing, Ages 16+, Online

ODR 099-F22 | Beginning Drawing, Ages 16+, Online

Online 9/19-11/21 (no class 10/10+10/31) 6-8 pm EST. Zoom

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.


Tuition: $230

Mondays 9/19-11/21 (no class 10/10+10/31) 6:00 - 8:00 pm EST ON ZOOM

CEUs: n/a



Hi, my name is Chris Gray (he/him/his), and I am excited to be teaching Drawing! I am an artist, draughtsperson, and oil painter from Mount Desert Island, ME, and a graduate of MECA with an MFA in Studio Art. Take a look at my website here.



  • Sketchbook
  • Newsprint pad 18x24
  • Bristol paper
  • Pencils (various hardnesses, ex: 2H, 2B, 6B)
  • Vine charcoal
  • Compressed charcoal
  • Conte crayons (black, white, sanguine)
  • Pink eraser
  • Kneaded eraser
  • Tortillons (for blending charcoal)
  • Black India Ink / Sumi Ink
  • Bamboo brushes
  • Bamboo sketch pen
  • Small reusable paint palette (will be used for ink washes)
  • Small container or cup for water (for art purposes ONLY) - Recycled jars/containers are perfect
  • Small tarp OR plastic garbage bags (to put on floor and wall of workspace)

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