Charcoal Portraiture Class in October (3-weeks)

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Charcoal Portraiture with Drew Miller

October 10, 17, and 24th | 5:30-8:30pm

This workshop offers an in depth look at tools and techniques used to create portraits in charcoal. 

  • Demonstration / explanation

  • Discussion

  • One on One guidance

  • Mindset to create  

This workshop will include demos as well as hands on guidance. We will cover placement, accuracy, values as well as edges and texture. We will be working from photo references as well as a live model.

Class fee: $120 for 3 weeks

Recommended supplies list:

  • Soft knife w/ covers, pointed no. 4

  • Assortment of generals charcoal pencils (Hb and B pencils)

  • Nitram charcoal sticks (blue, green, orange) 

  • Kneaded eraser

  • Pencil style eraser

  • Strathmore 3-ply illustration board 

Purchase your own supplies. A discount is available to students of Betsy Jacaruso Studio at Rhinebeck Artist’s Shop and Catskill Arts Supply.