Exploring the Figure

HS 93 NC : 

non-credit – in person

  • Dates: October 30 – November 20
  • Times: 6 – 9 PM
  • Meetings: 4
  • Days: Mondays
  • Instructor: Rachel Yinger


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In this 2-D focused class, you will gain experience working from a live, clothed model while also developing skills in an array of drawing and painting techniques. An art historical overview of the history of figure drawing and painting will be discussed, as well as contemporary approaches. This class provides an excellent opportunity for high school students to expand their portfolio of figurative work. 

Please note: Art historical examples may include nude figures. The live model will be clothed.

This course must meet minimum enrollment by October 23 in order to run. Register today! 

Supply List

  • 18×24 pad of newsprint (any count)

  • 18×24 pad of drawing paper (any count)

  • 1 – 18×24 canvas (not needed on first day)

  • Drawing and painting materials will be provided, but you may choose to bring your own:
    Drawing Pencils
    Colored Pencils
    Conte Crayons
    Acrylic Paint Markers
    Acrylic Paint Tubes

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