Call 1-800-440-6975 to register for this class.
Dates May 8 - June 5
Course Description Learn to draw and have fun in this beginner class! Intro to Drawing meets at Sharf Visitors Center and travels to a different part of the Museum each week. Focus on the basic elements of drawing – line, texture, color, shape, and value with skill building exercises and weekly assignments. Use the Museum’s collection of paintings and objects to draw from observation. Learn about composition, get creative and see your own personal style, narrative and imagination start to shine. Class size is limited. Materials are provided for the first day of class. Instructor will hand out and discuss a materials list during the first class.
Instructor Susannah Lawrence
Susannah Lawrence is a multimedia artist whose works include drawing, sculpture, installation, site-specific video, interactive public art, and patented inventions. Her work has been exhibited nationally and abroad, and she has studied art in Australia, England, Germany, Italy, and Spain. For the Massachusetts College of Art and Design’s Youth Programs, she teaches sculpture, drawing, painting, and art theory. She is the coordinator for the Urbano Project’s Visual Art Curator Program and a mentoring instructor for the 100K Art-Science Prize Program at the Cloud Foundation in Boston.