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East Aurora, NY, 14052
United States

716-655-1015

Classes

Pen & Ink Drawing with Mixed Media

dog pen and ink drawing 

REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. SEE MARCH 22ND!

Participants will learn different methodologies of drawing and painting with pen and ink. As the class progresses, mixed media will be introduced. Learn blind contour drawing, gestural wash painting, and value drawing/painting with line and wash. Participants will receive individual guidance and encouragement of their personal styles from the instructor, while drawing inspiration from still life, clothed models, and/or animals.


Week 1: Blind contour drawing with micro pens or drawing pens. Inspiration from clothed model and/or animal.
Week 2: Pen and ink line painting with brush washes. Inspiration from a botanical still life with pottery and bottles.
Week 3: Pen and ink with washes and mixed media. Inspiration from colorful, food still life.
Week 4: Pen and ink with washes and mixed media. Inspiration from clothed model and/or animal.

Instructor: Jennifer Koury

Ages: Adults - no experience necessary!

Materials: Come prepared with your own supplies. See supply list below. 

NOTE: All classes require a minimum number of students to run. Please sign up in advance to help avoid cancellation due to low registration. In the case of a cancellation you will be notified prior and receive a full refund. Please read our class policies. 

Class Supplies:

Micron Pen and/or other drawing pens, Koh-I-noor pen holder or your favorite pen holder, Crow quill pen nibs - several, Drawing ink suitable for washes such as Daniel Smith Walnut Drawing Ink or Black or Sepia Pelikan Drawing Ink, Mixed media paper pad 14 x 17 or suitable for multi media and washes, & Size 30 round Simply Simmons brush.

Optional: Watercolor palette with your favorite tube watercolor paints or travel watercolor pan palette, Rubbing alcohol in a small container with a lid, & Low grade chalk pastel.