Head Figure Quicksketch with Ben Young


Registration Opens June 29th, 2022 at 8am PT

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

Full Participation: Watch instructor warm up, demo, receive photo reference AND receive instructor critique every week.

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


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This class uses demo footage from the Summer 2020 term. 

Instructor Critiques for Full Participation Students will be uploaded for viewing approximately one week after each class. 

Date : 12-Jul – 9-Aug

Length: 5 Weeks

Videos Uploaded: Tuesday 12pm

Level :  All Levels

This class is designed to give new students an introduction to the core drawing classes of the Atelier. It is also beneficial for all students looking for additional practice in all three disciplines. The class will feature one week of head drawing, two weeks of quicksketch, and two weeks of figure drawing.  Frequent demonstrations and critiques of student work are routine. Great for all levels.


• Conte 1710b or Wolf’s Carbon 6B charcoal pencil

• Smooth Newsprint

• Single Edge Razor Blade

• Sanding Pad

• Kneaded Eraser

Ben M. Young

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

Additional information

Class Type

Full Participation, Audit