A course focusing on the basic anatomy and structure of the head and face, with in depth study of features, gestures, and expressions. Emphasis is on the emotional and dramatic elements of the facial countenance from a smile to a frown through observational drawing of the live model. Students utilize drawing approaches including contour line, opposite hand exercises, and use of abstract form, while creating the anatomical features of the face. Also explores the emotional impact and poetry of drawing the face, focusing on creating work that is unique and individual.
Prerequisite: Drawing and Composition
First class materials: TBD
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