Introduction to Sketching (Recording)
Learn how to draw. This 6-part workshop series will take you from total beginner to feeling comfortable drawing the world around you. Designed and taught by professional artist Pedro Loureiro.
Mini Workshop Topics:
Introduction to Sketching 1: Getting Started - Tools And Basic Drawing Techniques - Familiarise yourself with the different tools for sketching and line making—paper, pencil, pen and ink, and how to choose and control each of them
Introduction to Sketching 2: Learn to See - Blind Sketching with Eyes Wide Open - Learn about blind contour sketching, the first step to learning how to see an object before learning how to sketch it
Introduction to Sketching 3: Volume, Textures, and Shadows - Visualise volume, texture, and shadow, and translate that three-dimensional information to paper
Introduction to Sketching 4: Shapes - How to Fake Perspective and Face the Blank Page - Use shapes to describe any object or space in a sketch without applying perspective rules
Introduction to Sketching 5: Focus Your Sketch (and Your Story) - Focus your sketch on a single aspect to enhance its storytelling potential with filtering elements, negative space, and connections
Introduction to Sketching 6: Composition 101: Getting Fancy With Your Page - Learn five simple composition tricks to help you make all the elements in your sketch work as a whole
These Course Recordings are for beginner artists and will run for approximately 60 minutes each.
A downloadable PDF containing the course link and other details will be sent via email after checkout.
Additional materials are listed in the PDF you'll receive upon purchase.
- Pencil (preferably 2B to 6B)
- Pigment fineliner or fountain pen
- Rollerball pen
- Thick whiteboard marker
- Brush pen
- Sketchbook or sketchpad (suggested: 120-180g)
- A sketch you have done previously, preferably with many different elements (urban setting, people, etc)
If you don’t love it, it’s free.
If you’re not happy, we’re not happy. That’s why if you don’t love this Mini Workshop or Class as much as we know you will, we will give you your money back.