Sketching and Pencil Shading Weekend Classes for Beginners (Online)

Sketching and Pencil Shading Weekend Classes for Beginners (Online)

Learn sketching and pencil shading online with us in a structured 6-week course on the weekends. Classes will be held twice a week on Saturdays and Sundays.
The course will introduce participants to the fundamentals of sketching and different types of shading.

Course Content: Basic types of strokes like:
i) Hatching
ii) Stippling
iv) Shading
v) Scrumbling

The classes will focus on:

A) Learning line fundamentals:
i) Basics of line drawing
ii) Drawing daily objects with contour lines
iii) Learning about cross contour lines and how to use them

B) Learning shape and form fundamentals:
i) Basics of geometric and organic shapes
ii) Drawing a landscape with geometric shapes
iii) Drawing a character with geometric shapes
iv) Learn the basics of geometric 3D form
v) Learn how light and shadow work on 3D forms
vi) Advanced form/highlight and shadow
vii) Finding geometric forms in the human face
viii) Creating a landscape out of geometric forms

C) Learning values and contrast:
i) The value scale and how it works
ii) Drawing still life value drawings
iii) Creating amazing artwork with value contrast
iv)How to choose your values

D) Drawing the human face:
i) Drawing a profile view of the face
ii) Learn how to draw different eyes
iii) Learn how to draw the nose
iv) Learn how to draw the lips
v) Learn how to draw the ear
vi) Learn how to draw hair

E) Learning how to enlarge using grids

Material Required:

1. Art Book (Cartridge Paper) – 150GSM or higher (A3 size preferred)
2. Long Tip Sharpener
3. Drawing Pencils
4. Ruler, Eraser

Age: Children above 10 years and adults

Date: Classes will start on Saturday, 22nd May and end on Sunday, 27th June
Time: 3pm – 4pm (IST)
Fee: Rs 3000 per person (12 classes) (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)
Venue: Online classes on Zoom

Testimonials by students of previous sketching batch

Note: Recordings of the sessions will be available in case someone is unable to attend the classes in between.

About Bloom and Grow: Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led virtual and offline workshops for individuals and for corporates across the world.

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Zentangle Online Session

Zentangle Online Session

Zentangle is a “Meditative Artform”, that is easy to learn and is a relaxing method of creating beautiful abstract art using structured patterns. It teaches and focuses on being mindful and present. No artistic skills required.

If you can write your name, you can create a Zentangle. Apart from creating beautiful art, practicing the Zentangle method has wonderful benefits

Here are some of the benefits enjoyed:
– Helps with Relaxation
– Cultivates mindfulness
– Helps with Insomnia (Improved sleep by creating Zentangle art before bedtime)
– Creating beautiful works of art
– Nurtures and develops creative abilities
– Relieves stress
– Improves hand-eye coordination
– Develops and rehabilitate fine motor skills
– Increases attention span and ability to concentrate

During this session, we shall get you comfortable working with patterns and help you create a beautiful Zentangle Mini Project.

Materials Required:
1. Black Fine tip pen (preferred) or Black Gel pen
2. A4 size drawing sheet (preferred) or regular white print paper
3. Pencil
4. Measuring scale
5. Color pencils (optional)

About the Trainer:
Sandhya is a Certified Zentangle Teacher and has been practicing Zentangle for 11 yrs now. In 2011, she got Certified as a Zentangle Teacher making her India’s first Zentangle Teacher. She could now share this amazing art with others to build their creativity focus concentration and many other benefits that Zentangle offers. Since then she has taught 1000s of people both in the US and India through community colleges art associations schools corporate sessions private sessions group classes international online classes.

Age group: 10 years and above

Date: Sunday, 11th April
Time: 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on zoom
Fee: Rs 800 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

About Bloom and Grow:
Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art-based corporate workshops across India.

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