Level Beginner

Dates July 6 -  August 10

Day Sunday

Sessions 6

Medium Drawing

Course Description This course will help to increase eye/hand coordination and improve drawing skills. Through the use of drawing simple objects- proportion, perspective and composition will be studied.  Drawings will be done using line and value.  This course provides the necessary foundation for painting.


Materials Newsprint paper (rough surface), kneaded erasures and 6B pencils


Instructor Judy Ryan

Judy Ryan has a BFA in painting from University of Illinois and an MFA in painting from Boston University.  She also received training in traditional drawing.  Ms Ryan also has experience in painting conservation and three dimensional objects.  She has over 20 years experience teaching in adult education. Ms Ryan has also taught summer painting workshops in Provence.  She has received several grants and awards for artists, including the Frances A. Kinnicutt Foreign Travel Award. Ms Ryan current serves on the Board of Directors at Fenway Studios  and the Fenway Cultural Alliance in Boston.