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Figure Drawing
Instructor: Brett Gamache
Thursdays 6:30pm – 8:30pm | Feb. 25 - April 28
(8 sessions, no class on March 10, March 17)

Price: $300

This drawing class will use the nude figure as a basis for understanding basic drawing elements such as line, form in space, spatial relationships, light and dark, gesture, and composition. Students will also explore basic anatomy, proportion, and the relationship between the underlying structure and the surface form of the human figure. Beginners are welcome and continuing students will also be challenged.

Materials needed:
18" x 24" Newsprint Pad (50 sheets)
18" x 24" Drawing Paper Pad (25 sheets)
2 sheets of Grey Canson Paper 18" x 24"
12 pack of vine charcoal (soft)
Ebony Pencil
Kneaded eraser
Mars Plastic eraser
1 stick of graphite (rectangular shaped)
1 stick of compressed charcoal
1 stick of black conte & 1 stick of white conte
Pencil sharpener
Fixative spray (optional)
Prerequisite: none required
Price: $300, non–credit


About Brett: Brett holds an MFA from the University of New Hampshire, and a BFA from Mass Art. Brett has exhibited widely, and completed fully funded residencies at centers including the Rocky Neck Artist's Colony, Vermont Studio Center, and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts amongst others. Brett lives and works in Salem, MA.

For questions, please contact the Continuing Education Office at
978.921.4242 x 1202 or email ce@montserrat.edu






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