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Continuing Education at PAFA

Art Appreciation

The Art of Drawing (ONLINE) DR 610EM_ON


with Patricia Traub

Calendar Current session started Jul 9, 2021 at 10 am, runs for 4 weeks

Experience a fascinating survey of drawing techniques from Old Masters to artists of the 21st century from the viewpoint of master draughtsperson Patricia Traub. This Zoom lecture series will examine the “meaning" of a finished drawing, as well as drawing from observation, working from photography, searching, and other approaches. Discover artists who combined imagination with reality, and technology with expression, in single works.  Artists covered include Mary Frank, Leonardo DaVinci, Paul Cadmus, Frieda Kahlo and more.

Week 1: Techniques and choice of materials

Week 2: Personal Drawing

Week 3: Thoughts on the meaning of a finished drawing

Week 4: Using reality, imagination and technology in a single drawing

Note:  This course is lecture-only but is interactive with plenty of time for student questions.  There are no required materials for this class.

Register by: July 2

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