Instructor Critiques for Full Participation Students will be uploaded for viewing approximately one week after each class.
Date : Oct 5, 2020 – Dec 14, 2020
Videos Uploaded: 12pm on Monday
Level : All Levels Welcome
We will explore in-depth each area of the body at 5-week intervals. This is the beginning of a cyclical method of anatomy training centering on a thorough investigation of the insertions and origins as well as the best approach to studying and depicting anatomy through drawing skills. Instructor white board lectures, demonstrations and critiques are routine. Great class for all levels. Highly recommended for all atelier students.
Video Archives will be available livestream students until Jan 2nd.
• Conte 1710b or Wolf’s Carbon 6B charcoal pencil
• Smooth Newsprint
• Single Edge Razor Blade
• Sanding Pad
• Kneaded Eraser
Erik M. Gist
Erik M. Gist received his B.A. from SDSU in 1998. He began studying with Jeff Watts in 1996, three years later he began to teach and has done so ever since. Erik has worked in the video game industry as a concept designer and 3-D artist and is now working as a freelance illustrator. Erik’s clients include Marvel Comics, D.C. Comics, Dark Horse Comics, Disney, Audible, Wizards of the Coast, Upperdeck, Boom! Studios, Palladium Books, Blizzard Entertainment, Viking Childrens Books, Monkey Brain Books, Quart Publishing, and Chiat-Day. His work can be seen in Spectrum: the best in fantastic art including a nomination in 2018, and Aphrodesia: art of the female form 1 . Along with a Spectrum nomination, he has been nominated for an Illie Award, a Pulp Ark Award, a Chesley Award, and multiple Horror Comic Awards including one win. For more information about Erik’s art please visit his website at www.erikgist.com.