CEDR 206 SU01: Drawing the Portrait

Jun 14
Aug 9

This course provides an in-depth study of the head for portraiture. Using a variety of media, including charcoal, ink, and graphite, you will explore proportion, resemblance, texture, shape and expression. Basic structural analysis of the human head will be covered. Course work includes drawing directly from a model.

Meeting Information: 
Date / Time Days Room Building
Jun 14-Jul 26
Aug 9-Aug 9

CEDR 100 Introductory Drawing is strongly recommended

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
* 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: $85.00

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.***