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Intermediate Drawing – Portrait Workshop – February 4 & 5, 2023
February 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm EST
An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until February 5, 2023
Intermediate Drawing – Portrait Workshop
with Artist, Laura Borneman
2-Day Workshop on Saturday & Sunday, February 4th & 5th from 10:00am – 4:00pm
The Roycroft Campus – 21 South Grove St. East Aurora, NY
Students will work from a live model each day to create a convincing, lifelike portrait in charcoal. Key concepts covered will include construction of the head, light & shadow, shapes, values & edges, use of charcoal medium, studio practices and proper use of materials. Technical instruction will be supplemented with brief lectures and demonstrations to offer structured approaches to portraiture from a live model. Participants will receive personalized attention and assistance. This workshop is open to artists ranging from intermediate to advanced, interested in taking their present skill level to a higher degree. Some prior experience drawing from real life is recommended, as we focus on strengthening participants’ foundation in traditional portraiture.
All supplies will be provided, with a discussion on materials individuals may want to purchase. Lunch will not be supplied. Please feel free to bring a bagged lunch or something to snack on.
Laura Borneman has worked as a professional artist and art educator since 2005. Laura has won extensive awards for her work and has shown widely around the northeast. She studied painting and drawing at Buffalo State College, The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia, PA and the Maryland Institute of Fine Arts in Baltimore, MD. Her work can be found at www.lauraborneman.com
Class Tuition: $220 + $30 Supplies = Total $250 (includes model fee)
Registration is required and seating is limited. (Max. of 12 students)
This workshop is open to those ages 18- adult
Class will take place at the NEW Castiglia Art Center in the Print Shop on The Roycroft Campus – 21 South Grove St. East Aurora, NY 14052
If you have any questions please call the Roycroft Campus at 716-655-0261 or email us.