SBR Art Club Scheduling Additional Classes

Dale Farland

It is exciting to announce that the SaddleBrooke Ranch (SBR) Art Club Beginner Drawing Class I filled up almost immediately upon announcement. The instructor, Lisa Friedman, is teaching another Beginner Drawing Class I. Plus, she will teach a Beginner Drawing Class II for those who want to continue or simply join the class at this level. All classes will be held in the Art Room within the SBR Creative Arts and Tech Center.

Registration for both classes will be through GroupWorks. Members of the SBR Art Club will have priority in attending classes. If you want the forms to join the SBR Art Club, contact Dale Farland at [email protected] Membership is only $15.

Here is the information for these two classes:

First Class: Beginner Drawing I

Class description: The Beginner Drawing I class is a 6-hour course, divided over three days. Lisa will introduce interested participants to drawing. Starting at the very beginning, with what is drawing, you will become familiar with your graphite pencils. Then you will apply basic concepts such as proportion and size to paper with fun exercises, where you will use lines, shapes, and forms as your building blocks. All materials will be provided, so all you need to bring is yourself!

* Dates for the classes: Wednesday, July 20, Wednesday, July 27, and Wednesday, August 3

* Time: 3 to 5 p.m.

* Class fee: $45. Class fee includes instruction and materials.

* Class size limit: Minimum, 5; Maximum, 12

* Payment deadline date: Wednesday, July 13

Second Class: Beginner Drawing II

Class description: Beginner Drawing II is a 6-hour course, divided over three days. Participants will dive into creating volume and more realistic depictions of form through value, exploring topics of light and dark, shadow and shading, and will touch briefly on texture. While it is preferable to have already taken Beginner Drawing I, it is not required. The students will be using charcoal, so dress accordingly.

* Dates for the classes: Wednesday, Aug. 10, Wednesday, Aug. 17, and Wednesday, Aug. 24

* Time: 3 to 5 p.m.

* Class fee: $45. Class Fee includes instruction and some materials.

* Class size limit: Minimum, 5; Maximum, 12

* Payment deadline date: Wednesday, Aug. 3

* Materials included with fee: Charcoal, toned paper, lightweight paper

* Materials participants need to bring: Graphite pencil set (at least 4B, HB, and any H hardness), kneaded eraser, blending stump, sketch book

Registration: Registration is through GroupWorks. Click on the Events tab to register/RSVP for the class you want to attend. If you have any trouble with GroupWorks, please contact Class Registrar Jeanne Bianchini at [email protected] Deposit your check for the class made out to SBR Art Club in the lock box located outside of the Art Room, located within the SBR Creative Arts and Tech Center. Priority will be given to SBR Art Club members.