Drawing Fundamentals (In-Person)
with Phyllis Laver
Thursdays, 12:30 – 3:30 p.m.
If you’ve never drawn before, or your skills are a little rusty, then this class is for you. Learn to draw what you see with confidence. Work from still life arrangements, PAFA’s renowned cast collection, interior spaces, and the human figure to master the drawing elements: shape, contour line, composition, light and shadow, texture and perspective. Instruction will guide students through sight-drawing and measuring techniques, use of materials, shading methods, and ways of defining form and space. This course is also excellent as a foundation for future study, including for painting and other disciplines.
This course does not meet during Spring Break, March 6 – 12. No class on April 6.
Optional: This course is available for 1.0 undergraduate credit for $675. Select credit option when registering.
Please note: All students enrolling in on-campus courses must submit proof of full COVID-19 vaccination and at least one additional booster upon registration. Registrations lacking vaccine documentation or approved medical exemption one week after submission are subject to withdrawal. Requests for medical or religious exemptions must be approved by PAFA’s head of security. Withdrawals for noncompliance will result in fees. See CE Policy Guide for complete COVID safety requirements and policies.
Image: Phyllis Laver, Mid-Day, 2010, 34 x 48 in.
Register by: January 6
CE Policy Guide Winter/Spring 2023
CE Proof of Vaccination/Booster Form - SUBMISSION REQUIRED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION
Session 1: Jan 19 - Apr 20th, 2023
Thu for 12 weeks from 12:30 - 3:30 pmAdd to Wait ListClass is full
Historic Landmark Building
118 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102 Get directions
Room: Cast Hall