FREE DEMO: Charcoal Drawing Techniques

Susan Hauptman Drawing

Saturday April 28, 2012
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Susan Hauptman Drawing

Flowers (Lunaria) , by Susan Hauptman 2007, charcoal, gold leaf and lunaria on paper, 26 x 34 inches


Artist Leslie Snipes will demonstrate a variety of ways to work with charcoal drawing media including:
-charcoal types
-how to use erasers
-blending tools & stencils
-gessoed paper
-adding pastels
-tinting with watercolor
-good papers
-reductive technique
-sighting technique




Beginners and experienced draw-ers alike can learn from these techniques how to better control the charcoal medium and explore its full potential.

Image above by Susan Hauptman.

Leslie has 12 years experience teaching drawing at the college level and has worked extensively with charcoal in her own work.


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