CEDR 100 SU02: Introductory Drawing

Jun 13
Aug 8

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.

Material List for Fall 2021: Be prepared for your course. Download the material list to purchase items before your first class.

Meeting Information: 
Date / Time Days Room Building
Jun 13-Jul 25
Aug 8-Aug 8
Instructor information: 
Please bring the following supplies to class:
Essential Items

* 1 Sketch book, letter size
* Large Sheets Paper - Newsprint, cartridge, or other inexpensive
paper, 18x24" approximate size, 40-50 sheets or 1 pad
* 2-5 sheets Canson Mi-Tientes paper 19"x25" in your choice of
darker colours (grey, dark green, black, navy blue, etc)
* Various Drawing Pencils(variety of weights from HB-8B)
* 1 Kneadable Eraser	
* 1 White Eraser	
* 1 Pencil Sharpener
* 2 Graphite Sticks (suggested: 2B + 6B)
* 1 stick Compressed Charcoal
* Selection of Conte Crayons (suggested: Wht, Blk, Sanguine)
* 1 Blending Stump
* Pastels, Soft Assorted Colours, 1 pkg
* Pastels, Soft Black Charcoal, 1 pkg
* Willow Charcoal, 1 pkg
* Ink (India or similar black ink)
* 1 Brush (suggested: soft bristle, bamboo, or hake

Estimated cost: $90.00

Additional Items

* 1 Glue Stick
* Pen holder and assorted nibs
* 1 Masking Tape	
* 1 Scissors
* 1 Ruler
* 1 Drawing Surface or Drawing board - Masonite 1/4" 
* 2-3 Containers for water

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

***Print Cards and/or Printing Costs: students are responsible
for printing costs. Print Cards are available in the Library or
in machines located next to the main elevators. Note that Print
Card machines are cash only.

***Present your Registration Statement or your ECUAD student card
at Opus Framing & Art Supplies to qualify for a student

***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.***