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Beginning Drawing #1190

Everyone can learn to draw! In this introductory class, students will learn the fundamentals of drawing with different techniques and tools. Students will learn how to see and the techniques of quick sketch, gesture, contour line, negative background shapes, value shading, one and two-point perspective, proportion, composition, and color. Media will include pencils, pastel/charcoal and watercolor pencils. Harriet has taught thousands of students to draw and can help with secrets and shortcuts. She will meet you at your level! This basic skills class will provide lots of enjoyment, opportunity for self-expression, and a sense of self-accomplishment!

Class Schedule & Tuition

Teaching Artist: Harriet Huff
Day & Duration : Wednesdays, 6 weeks
October 13 – November 17 / 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Location: Children’s Studio
Tuition: $185 ($232 nonmember)
Supply Fee: $30

Supply List

TBD

Open Studio

N/A

About the Teaching Artist

Harriet Huff is an international award winning exhibiting artist and educator for the last 40 years. Harriet has been on the faculty of Philbrook Museum Art School, Colorado Mountain College, Hui No’eau, and Seabury Hall where she taught drawing, painting, and printmaking to over 1000 students. Harriet is an intaglio master printmaker with a BFA from California College of Arts and Crafts. Graduate studies include SAIC, Pratt, Parsons and with Master independent artists. She is listed in multiple Who’s Who publications.  

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Sensing Space: A Drawing Workshop with Visiting Artist Wendy Kawabata #1156

This workshop will help both new and experienced artists build a great foundation in drawing—a skill important to any artistic endeavor. Sensing Space will focus on creative solutions to translating three-dimensional space and form into two dimensions. The workshop will offer the perfect working environment for artists at all experience levels seeking to develop or expand upon a strong visual vocabulary and understanding of three-dimensional space and form.

Class Schedule & Tuition

Teaching Artist: Visiting Artist Wendy Kawabata
Day & Duration: Saturday & Sunday, 2 days
November 21 & 22 / 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location: Children’s Studio
Tuition: $150 ($188 nonmember)
Supply Fee: $40

Supply List

TBD

Open Studio

N/A

About the Teaching Artist

Wendy Kawabata is an Associate Professor of Art and Chair of the Drawing and Painting area at the University of Hawai’i at Manoa. She is the recipient of a 2012 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant and is represented by Sanderson Contemporary Gallery in Auckland, New Zealand. She has presented her work in numerous solo and group exhibitions at venues including The Corban Estate Arts Centre, Auckland, New Zealand; The Carriageworks, Sydney, Australia; Don Soker Gallery, San Francisco, CA; The Texas State University Art Gallery, San Marcos, TX; and The Center for Book and Paper Arts, Chicago, IL; and has participated in residencies in Iceland and Michigan. Her work has received recognition from national and international publications including, Art in America, Modern Painters,The New Yorker, Artweek, The Aucklander, and NO Magazine. Her work is featured in the books 20×20 (DoubleDay, Auckland, NZ),The Artists: 21 Practitioners in New Zealand Contemporary Art c. 2013-2015 (Beatnik Publishing, Auckland, NZ) and PromptPress 1 (PromptPress, Iowa City). wendy-kawabata.squarespace.com

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Save the Date!
Winter/Spring Hui Visiting Artist Workshops

Robert Regis Dvorak – Painting & Drawing
January 13 – 20
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