Project Description

Portrait Drawing with Oscar Peterson

Please note: This class will be held virtually using Zoom. Click HERE to learn more about online learning with HAM and contact Joan Gavornik with any questions or concerns.

Learn the principles of portrait drawing by observing live models. Various methods for depicting a realistic likeness in graphite and charcoal will be explored and each step of starting, establishing and finishing a drawing will be demonstrated. Class also covers drawing facial features, anatomy, shading and proportion. This is a rigorous class best suited for intermediate to advanced students who have taken beginner level drawing courses in the past. For adults and teens, ages 18 and up.

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SPRING – 791 (New Dates)
  • Age:  Adults and teens, age 18 and up
  • Time: 1:00–4:00 p.m.
  • Instructor: Oscar Peterson
  • Tuition: $210; Member: $190 (plus $30 model fee)
  • 6 Tuesdays: May 12, 19, 26, June 2, 9, 16
  • Registration for this class is now closed.