art CLASSES

Portrait Drawing

Portrait Drawing classes are hosted on Tuesday nights in Los Gatos. We use charcoal on paper to render realistic portrait drawings using the "sight-size" method.


No prior experience required - only a sincere desire to draw the portrait well.

Figure Drawing

Figure Drawing classes are hosted on Monday nights in Los Gatos. We use charcoal on paper to render realistic figure drawings using the "sight-size" method.


No prior experience required - only a sincere desire to render the body well.

Stanford University

Portrait and figure drawing courses hosted by Stanford Continuing Studies. These are formal lecture and studio art classes which teach a method of drawing the human body or portrait realistically. Ideal for painters and sculptors, open to all levels, novice through advanced.

2 units credit.

Oil Painting

Oil painting workshops are hosted by the Triton Museum of Art in Santa Clara, CA. Workshops introduce both novice and experienced artists to the "sight-size" method of painting from life. We use a limited palette of colors and build a painting based on a solid drawing.

FAQs

Prior art experience?

None required. Just a sincere desire to draw or paint realistically.


Cost?

Varies with class. On-going drawing courses in Los Gatos are $150 for 4 sessions. Stanford and Triton Musuem tuition based on institute rates.


Supplies?

I provide complete materials list for each class.