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Portrait and Figure Drawing Workshop with William Maughan

8 Jan 2018 to 12 Jan 2018
January 8 - 12, 2018
This workshop will benefit any artist interested in increasing their understanding of accuracy of form and likeness with drawing the head and the figure.
Event type: 
Art, Workshop/Seminar
Auckland Atelier / Takapuna Art Supplies
124 Anzac Street Takapuna, Auckland


The course is designed to instruct the student on proportions, perspective, sfumato, stereoscopic vision, and structure of the human head and figure. Achieving a likeness through the principle of Chiaroscuro (light and shadow). Developing a sequential procedure from gesture, proportions, shadow shapes, to edge control with portraiture and a sequential procedure from armature, light and shadow mass, to edge control with the rendering of the figure.

Written by

Takapuna Art Supplies & Auckland Atelier

19 Oct 2017