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8 sessions of 2 hours
(every Sunday 16:00)
In English / Portuguese
In the studio /
11 - 99 y.o.

Learn Drawing with ArtZone

Learn the drawing fundamentals which will allow you to dive into creative freedom.

During this introductory course you will focus on the pillars of drawing such as line and shape, proportions, light and shadow. We will explore these fundamental concepts of drawing through series of practical, fun and simple exercises.

By the end of the course you will have learned how to create drawings that have a sound structure, either to stand on their own or as base for your future painting projects.

This course is suitable for children from 11 years old and adults. We invite beginners, but those who have already worked with the technique of drawing will find many new ideas in our course.

Have fun with the exercises and enjoy the process of exploration!

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Drawing Course Program

1 session
☆ Introduction to the technique ☆

★ Get acquainted with materials, pencils, graphite, line expression
★ Get acquainted with line and shape

2 session
☆ Lines and Edges ☆

★ Drawing edges refer to the lines that separate areas in a drawing and it helps visualize lines as separating areas and volumes
★ Learn three essential edges that give your drawing different interpretations

3 session

☆ Shape VS Volume ☆

★ Learn how to understand shape and volume in order to draw it

★ Find the basic geometric shapes to strategize of the base of the sketch
4 session
★ During this session we will create four paintings:

landscape, abstract illustration, decorative patterns and representation of your own idea

5 session
☆ Light and Shade ☆

★ Shading techniques:
how to understand light sources and their interactions with volume
6, 7 and 8 sessions
☆ Exploring your own drawing ☆

★ Together with the artist you will create sketches and drawing of your individual chosen object.

Unique masterpiece in drawing technique!

Meet your tutor

Raquel Melo
Raquel is an illustration artist residing in Lisbon.

Althought she is formally trained in sculpture by the university of Lisbon and has concluded a MA degree by the university of Brighton, she has developed a special love for drawing and illustration.

See how easy and fun to learn basic drawing with ArtZone

Photos from the course

What you get guaranteed

Theoretical knowledges and practical skills in drawing
New experience, new friends
Several finished works during the course
Creative reboot, fun and communication
Video from the Basic Drawing course

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