Drawing

Basic Drawing Intensive with Visiting Artist Natalie Westbrook #733

This short workshop focuses on observational drawing. Students will explore basic drawing tools and techniques through a variety of short exercises. Working in black and white media, the class will study formal elements including line, composition, perspective, value, texture, shape and space. Subjects will include both still life and landscape. The first part of the workshop will be held inside the classroom and the second part of class will include work outdoors on the unique grounds of the Hui. No previous experience required!

Class Schedule & Tuition

Day & Duration: Saturday, 1 day
August 16 / 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Teaching Artist: Visiting Artist Natalie Westbrook
Location: Children’s Studio
Tuition: $165 ($207 nonmember)

Supply List

Please bring the following to class:
-­‐newsprint paper and/or basic white drawing paper (roughly 18 x 24” pad or sheets, approximately 30 sheets)
-­‐soft compressed charcoal
-­‐one kneaded eraser
-­‐one soft graphite pencil or china marker

Open Studio

N/A

About the Teaching Artist

Natalie Westbrook received her BFA from The Cooper Union School of Art, her MA in Critical and Curatorial Studies from the University of Louisville, and her MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Yale University. Her work has been exhibited nationally, including recent exhibitions at Robert Miller Gallery; New York, NY, Interstate Projects; Brooklyn, NY, Reynolds Gallery; Richmond, VA, Bushwick Basel 2012, Vaudeville Park; Brooklyn, NY, and Co/Lab at Art Platform Los Angeles, CA. She was awarded Haleakala Artist in Residence in 2013. She is the recipient of the Robert Schoelkopf Memorial Travel Grant and the Carol Schlosberg Memorial Prize for Excellence in Painting. In 2011, Natalie was appointed Lecturer at the Yale
School of Art.

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Advanced Drawing with Visiting Artist Natalie Westbrook #734

This three-day class focuses on mechanical and conceptual investigations. Working in black and white media, students will engage in exercises designed to encourage experimentation. Directed assignments will invite students to develop personal responses while regular group discussion and critique will offer opportunity to share explorations of subject, content, and various materials. Prerequisite: Prior basic drawing experience

Class Schedule & Tuition

Day & Duration: Monday, Wednesday & Friday / 3 days
August 18, 20 & 22 / 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Teaching Artist: Visiting Artist Natalie Westbrook
Location: Children’s Studio
Tuition: $125 ($156 nonmember)

Supply List

Please bring the following to class:
-­‐ basic white drawing paper (18 x 24” pad, at least 30 sheets)
-­‐soft compressed charcoal
-­‐one kneaded eraser
-­‐vine charcoal
-­‐graphite pencils and/or sticks

Open Studio

N/A

About the Teaching Artist

Natalie Westbrook received her BFA from The Cooper Union School of Art, her MA in Critical and Curatorial Studies from the University of Louisville, and her MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Yale University. Her work has been exhibited nationally, including recent exhibitions at Robert Miller Gallery; New York, NY, Interstate Projects; Brooklyn, NY, Reynolds Gallery; Richmond, VA, Bushwick Basel 2012, Vaudeville Park; Brooklyn, NY, and Co/Lab at Art Platform Los Angeles, CA. She was awarded Haleakala Artist in Residence in 2013. She is the recipient of the Robert Schoelkopf Memorial Travel Grant and the Carol Schlosberg Memorial Prize for Excellence in Painting. In 2011, Natalie was appointed Lecturer at the Yale School of Art.

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