Introduction to Drawing Techniques

Explore the creative and diverse world of drawing in this 9-week hands-on course! Introduction to Drawing Techniques covers basic to intermediate drawing techniques and allows students the opportunity to apply new skills through interactive projects that reflect their individual artistic perspectives. Using a variety of mediums including chalk pastel, oil pastel, charcoal, and graphite, students will create artwork on newspaper, cardboard, tagboard, and more. Sample projects included in this course:  

  • Botanical drawings 
  • Self-portrait
  • Collage
  • Still life  

Within this class, students receive feedback and support from CAS visual art staff and peers to develop their artistic abilities.  

All class materials are included in the registration fee. Some previous experience in drawing and/or visual art is encouraged but not required.