Architecture for Concepting with Robert Watts


Registration Opens Wednesday May 3rd, 2023 @ 8:00 A.M. P.S.T.

Audit: Watch instructor warm up, demo and receive photo reference every week.

All videos will be available until two weeks after the 5 week term.


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Date : May 15th – June 12th

Length: 5 Weeks

Videos Uploaded: Monday

Level :  All levels welcome

Methods for adding all manner of structures from primitive shelters to moon-base designs… all with the goal of uniqueness, mood, character and the best compositional placement. Along with these; the use of reference to achieve believability and interest in your scene.


Soft pencils, kneaded eraser, true blue Prismacolor pencils for smear-free shading and Lots of tracing paper.

Robert Watts

Robert Watts is the consummate professional. His credits include lead illustrator for Ryan Aeronautical, Navy Combat Artist during Vietnam and founding President of the Society of Illustrators of San Diego. His awards include, but are not limited to, ‘Best of Show’ and Franklin Mint Awards at the American Society of Aviation Artist exhibitions in 1992-93. Mr. Watts attended both Pratt Institute and Art Center. With over 30 years of experience, Robert Watts has worked for varied clients including NASA, American Airlines, General Dynamics, and the U.S. Navy. Mr. Watts is currently one of the premier architectural illustrators in San Diego and a signature member of the Laguna Plein Air Painters Association.

Additional information

Class Type

Full Participation, Audit