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Drawing Ideas: Developing Your Sketchbook
10 Weeks | $325 | In-Class

Drawing in your sketchbook regularly is one of the best ways to improve your drawing skills and to exercise your creativity, as well as develop and record ideas for larger drawings and paintings. Great ideas spring from sincere observation of the world around us. Classes will meet weekly to draw a variety of different objects. Weekly assignments between classes will help maintain your momentum. One final drawing or painting will be assigned, using any element observed in your sketchbook. Instruction includes demonstrations as well as individual and group critiques.

Quarters Offered: Spring | Live Online
Course Fee: $325
Prerequisite: Drawing I: Focus on Perception (ART-40166) or equivalent experience.
Materials: Strathmore Mixed Media sketchbook or Strathmore Mixed Media Paper Pad, colored fine-tip markers (Staedtler) , Colored pencil set (Faber-castell or Prismacolor), drawing pencils, Sakura Pigma Micron size 03,  basic watercolor paint set (Grumbacher or Winsor & Newton), watercolor brushes, white eraser
Note: Elective for Art and the Creative Process professional certificate. 
Contact: For more information about this course, please email ahl@ucsd.edu.

Course Number: ART-40447
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Art and the Creative ProcessChildren’s Book Illustration

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