CEDR 160 SU05: Drawing Fundamentals I

Jun 8
Jul 27

Drawing, observation, recording and compositional organization are foundational tools for any creative practice. In this course, you will explore studies in line, shape, value, perspective, proportion, positive and negative space and the human figure. Using a wide range of drawing materials and hands-on practice, you will be introduced to drawing as a means of intense visual investigation. This course is an ideal, supportive learning environment if you are new to the field of drawing, and are looking to gain skills that will be broadly applicable.

Meeting Information: 
Date / Time Days Room Building
Jun 8-Jul 27
TH 420 SB


Instructor information: 
Please bring the following supplies to class:
* 1 set of graphite pencils ranging in softness, 7 total  
* 1 box willow charcoal
* 1 box compressed charcoal
* 1 box black 2B (12 per box), a few sepia and white  
* 2 erasers: gum eraser, white vinyl  
* 1 21 gram Prang glue stick
* 1 Chinese/Indian ink
* 1 pkg 18" x 24" newsprint pad
* 2 Sharpie permanent fine point markers black
* 2 brushes-large bamboo,inexpensive watercolour brush  
* 1 pair of scissors  
* newsprint pads  
* white paper pads  
* good quality drawing paper -rag papers of your choice

Estimated cost: $80.00

***Please bring items marked with a '*' to your first class.***

***If required, photocopy/printer cards can be purchased from
the vending machine outside the Emily Carr cafeteria.***

***Present this ECUAD Registration Statement at Opus Framing &
Art Supplies to qualify for a student discount.***

***In order to minimize disruption, students are expected to
arrive at class a minimum of 5 minutes prior to the designated
start time.  If possible, please notify your instructor ahead of
time if you expect to be late or absent.***