Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain: A Children's Course (ages 9-12)
This beginning course in drawing is designed especially for children, ages 9-12. It is based upon the method developed by Dr. Betty Edwards and described in her book, Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain. In this course children learn the perceptual skills necessary for realistic drawing, which include the perception of edge, space, angles, proportion, light, and shadow. Course combines brief lectures and studio exercises, which guide the students through the systematic learning process. In eight weeks, students advance from symbolic images to actually drawing what they see.
First class materials: $10 lab fee payable to instructor at first class meeting for supplies.
• All students attending courses on the Goldsmith Campus must check in with Continuing Education staff in the lobby of the Ahmanson Building.
• All Young Artist Workshop (YAW) students are required to submit a completed Pre-College Programs Emergency Contact Information Form, Policies and Procedures Acknowledgement of Receipt, and Photo/Video Release Form prior to admittance into the classroom. Students will not be permitted to attend without this.
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