Basics of Drawing Course

Everybody can draw. Just get better with it, with us!
  • Basics of Drawing: Shape

    Adding dimensional qualities to your drawings

  • Basics of Drawing: Shade

    Adding materiality to your drawings through shading & tonal values

  • Basics of Drawing: Perspective

    How to actively look and draw what you actually see

  • Basics of Drawing: Portrait

    Bring life to your drawings with shading & tonal values

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Study at your own pace with support of our professional teachers

Price:

330 

Suitable for

Anyone who wants to learn to draw better

Sini Koivisto

Architect SAFA & MA in Art Education

Eeva Jokinen

MA in Design & Art Education

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Basics of Drawing Course

330 

Everybody can draw. Just get better with it, with us!

Basics of Drawing: Shade

Basics of Drawing: Portrait

Basics of Drawing: Shape

Basics of Drawing: Perspective

4 Lesson packages


13 drawing tasks with video instructions


Personal feedback


A kick off session with your teacher to talk about your challenges and dreams regarding drawing (optional)


All the material released immediately, study at your own pace with professional teachers support


Certificate upon successful completion

Goals

Are you unsure about how to begin to practice drawing? This course gives you several easy but tested tasks to ease you into the world of drawing. After the course you will master the basic methods of drawing and observation and have created several stunning drawings that will motivate you to continue your journey in the world of visual arts.

Content

After the course you have learned to use different methods to observe the world and transform your observation into a drawing. You will learn how to look and measure to get realistic results and how to shade and think about light and shadow to create convincing and realistic pictures. We will also talk about perspective and give you tools to create illusions of 3D space on a 2D paper.

  • Basics of Drawing: Shape

    Adding dimensional qualities to your drawings

  • Basics of Drawing: Shade

    Adding materiality to your drawings through shading & tonal values

  • Basics of Drawing: Perspective

    How to actively look and draw what you actually see

  • Basics of Drawing: Portrait

    Bring life to your drawings with shading & tonal values

Method

The course is divided into four sections that each have 2-4 individual tasks. Each task is initiated by a teacher led video lesson. You can follow the course on your screen or download and print the lesson materials, so you only need a pencil, paper pad, eraser and a ruler to begin the course. You will get teacher feedback of each completed task in order to better understand how you did and how you could improve your work further.

  • Basics of Drawing: Shape

    Adding dimensional qualities to your drawings

  • Basics of Drawing: Shade

    Adding materiality to your drawings through shading & tonal values

  • Basics of Drawing: Perspective

    How to actively look and draw what you actually see

  • Basics of Drawing: Portrait

    Bring life to your drawings with shading & tonal values

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