Barbara Close: Gestures in Graphite

Title: 
Gestures in Graphite
Teacher: 
Barbara Close
Date: 
Saturday, July 20, 2019
Session: 
Morning
Level: 
Intermediate
Description: 

We will be exploring the many wonderful possibilities of graphite - drawing and designing as well as lettering. You’ll have fun investigating the gestures, lines and marks and tonal qualities that the pencil will make. From very soft and quiet to extremely dark and loud - there are many shades of gray.

Supplies: 

Mechanical pencil, 2H and 6B drawing pencils, practice papers, 6-8 small sheets of Arches Text Wove cut to 5” x 7” pages, eraser, ruler, painters blue tape, embossing stylus, package of paper stumps (tortillions).

Optional Supplies
Small portable pencil sharpener; Sakura gel pen (clear).

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