Celebrate the beauty of summer with this nature-filled project! In this beginners-to-intermediate drawing workshop, artist Kathryn Wadel will guide you through drawing techniques to create a summer-inspired landscape drawing.
You’ll learn helpful tips and techniques for using graphite pencils, charcoal, kneaded erasers, blending stumps, household items, and more. And you’ll even get some tips for drawing outdoors! The perfect workshop for landscape lovers.
Open to beginners and intermediates.
Ages 13 to 99.
*This workshop is recorded (you will receive the video link 48 to 72 hours after the workshop)
Part 1: Get to know your tools and techniques
In Part 1, Kathryn will present all the drawing materials, including visual examples of their applications.
Part 2: Summer-inspired landscape drawing
In Part 2, Kathryn will demonstrate how she combines drawing techniques to create a summer-inspired landscape drawing using graphite on paper. She’ll share her artistic approach and helpful tips for drawing plein air and in the studio.
Participants are welcome to practice combining the techniques to create a summer landscape drawing.
List of materials to bring:
✓ Set of graphite drawing pencils
✓ Charcoal sticks
✓ White eraser
✓ Kneaded eraser
✓ Pencil sharpener
✓ Sketchbook or drawing paper
✓ Blending stumps
✓ Small paintbrush
✓ Facial tissue
✓ Cotton swabs