Instructor Critiques for Full Participation Students will be uploaded for viewing approximately one week after each class.
Date : July 24- August 21
Length: 5 Weeks
Videos Uploaded: Saturday at 12pm PT.
Level : All Levels Welcome
This class is designed for all levels of experience and development. The class will utilize 1, 2, 3, and 5 minute poses from the model to develop spontaneity and accuracy. Using a rhythmical grid known as the “Abstraction,” we will encourage students to work on gesture, proportion, figure design, and calligraphy. Instructor demonstrations and critiques are standard.
• Conte 1710b or Wolf’s Carbon 6B charcoal pencil
• Smooth Newsprint
• Single Edge Razor Blade
• Sanding Pad
• Kneaded Eraser
Ben Young has studied and taught at Watts Atelier for the past 20 years. He has worked as a freelance illustrator and conceptual designer. Clients include Sony Entertainment, Reflexive Entertainment, Upper Deck and Blizzard. Ben is currently working on his career in fine art. View more of Ben’s work at www.benmyoung.com