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Continuing Education at PAFA

DR 607EA Cast Drawing

with Phyllis Laver


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Drawing in the Academic manner from plaster casts is a traditional and effective way to learn to draw accurately from observation. PAFA’s beautiful and historic Cast Hall contains life-size copies of antique and Renaissance sculpture – a unique resource that has been part of PAFA’s curriculum for over 200 years. All levels welcome.

Learning Objectives

  • Students will learn to articulate 3-dimensional form with active gestural line.
  • Students will translate form into cross-contour models.
  • Students will develop skill in drawing form with light.
  • Students will manipulate composition to alter visual impact.
  • Students will acquire knowledge of diverse artists and their ways of working.

Materials List DR 607EA

  • Jan 21 - Apr 14th, 2020
    Tue for 12 weeks from 12:30 - 3:30 pm

Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building

(215) 972-7600

128 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102 Get directions

Room: Cast Hall

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