TRAINING THE EYE IN BLACK & WHITE:
BEGINNING DRAWING

INSTRUCTOR: AMANDA DICKEN
$110  //  6:00-8:00  //  MONDAYS  //  JANUARY 15, 22, 29, FEBRUARY 3

This in-depth beginner's course is designed to get your eyes and hands working together to better understand form, shadow and balance in observational drawing. We'll take color out of the equation and learn with the classic and foundational drawing materials: pencil, ink & charcoal!

REQUIRED SUPPLIES
(All supplies can be purchased at Larkin for a 10% discount)
(Recommendations are in parentheses):

1 soft black charcoal pencil
1 white charcoal pencil
3pk extra soft vine charcoal
2-3 good drawing pencils in different hardnesses (2H, HB, 4B and/or 6B)
1 compressed charcoal stick - 4B
1 Large eraser (General's kneaded, gum eraser, or Magic Rub)
1-2 fine tipped black drawing pens (Micron 01 or Staedtler .05)
Pouch/small box for your supplies
1 sketchbook with good drawing  paper, between 5x8 - 11x14 (Moleskine, Handbook Paper Co or Strathmore)

Optional:
Chamois or tortillons for charcoal blending
1-2 woodless graphite pencils (2B-9B)
Pencil sharpener
Sanding block
Good sturdy drawing board for up to 18x24" paper

**18x24" paper will be provided