Explore drawing techniques while creating magnificent animal portraits. In this all-level workshop, artist Maud Besson will first demonstrate the necessary materials and how to use them. You will then learn how to draw beautiful exotic animals, starting with the basics: framing, simple geometric shapes, proportions, etc. Step by step, Maud will show you all her techniques!
Open to beginners.
Part 1 : Getting to know your materials
To begin, Maud will show you all the materials needed for the workshop, including the appropriate types of drawing paper and pencils.
Part 2 :
In part two, you will have the chance to discover or rediscover several drawing techniques. Maud will explain her techniques for producing stunning exotic animals, while presenting simple and practical tools for creating basic shapes, shadows and lights, etc. All of this through easy-to-follow steps!
List of materials to bring:
✓ Graphite pencil set (minimum H, HB, B2 and/or B4)
✓ Staedtler eraser
✓ Natural charcoal and/or compressed charcoal (stick and/or pencil, Soft and Medium)
✓ Kneadable eraser
✓ Sketchbook-type drawing paper (sheets, approx. 9 x 12 in, 95 g)
✓ A printed copy of the PDF file with the templates needed to complete the projects during the workshop