Drawing I: Narrative Self-Portrait
Drawing I: Narrative Self-Portrait

Charcoal on paper, 24" x 18", 2017

Drawing I: Drapery
Drawing I: Drapery

Charcoal on paper, 24" x 18", 2018

Drawing I: Texture
Drawing I: Texture

Charcoal on paper, 18" x 24", 2014

Drawing I: Narrative Self-Portrait
Drawing I: Narrative Self-Portrait

Charcoal on paper, 24" x 18", 2017

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Introduction to Drawing I: exploring the principles of design through still-lifes, interior/exterior spaces, master studies, and self-portraits. Heavy emphasis is placed on demos, critiques, and practice in both in-class and homework assignments. This class uses pencil and charcoal only. 

Drawing from Inspiration
Drawing from Inspiration

Pen and Ink
Pen and Ink

Ink and Pen
Ink and Pen

Drawing from Inspiration
Drawing from Inspiration

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Introduction to Drawing II: a continuation of

Drawing I with an introduction to new materials and/or mixed media, techniques, and color theory. Compostion is still emphazied primarily drawing from still-lifes, interior spaces, and landscapes. Students use charcoal, ink, colored pencils, and black and white acrylics.

Drawing III: Full-Value
Drawing III: Full-Value

Charcoal on brown paper, 18" x 24", 2014

Drawing III: Figure with Drapery
Drawing III: Figure with Drapery

Charcoal on paper, 24" x 18", 2014

Drawing III: Multiple Pose
Drawing III: Multiple Pose

Charcoal on paper, 24" x 18", 2014

Drawing III: Full-Value
Drawing III: Full-Value

Charcoal on brown paper, 18" x 24", 2014

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Introduction to Drawing III: concentrating on proportions and composition, students work from a live model. This class focuses on gestural, short, and long poses studying specific body parts of the head, hands, and feet. This class uses pencil and charcoal only. 

Painting I: Full Palette
Painting I: Full Palette

Oil on canvas, 18" x 24", 2016

Painting I: Monochromatic
Painting I: Monochromatic

Oil on canvas, 20" x 16", 2016

Painting I: Small, Glazing Study
Painting I: Small, Glazing Study

Oil on panel, 12" x 12", 2015

Painting I: Full Palette
Painting I: Full Palette

Oil on canvas, 18" x 24", 2016

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Beginning Painting I: this course introduces basic painting concepts and techniques with the oil medium through observation. Students work from still-lifes, small color studies, and old/contemporary master studies.