Figure drawing has always been the cornerstone of artistic training, but is also popular with amateur as well as professional artists. The figure presents many technical problems like form, structure, foreshortening and so on.
Basic Figure Drawing Workshop is an inspiring and intensive workshop built for those who wish to enhance their life drawing skills by learning from the expert. This workshop is intended to teach participants the fundamental principles and techniques necessary to effectively illustrate the human figure.
The objectives of this workshop is to introduce the basic principles of figure drawing, hone your knowledge in human anatomy through a series of exercises, and appreciate the beauty of human form.
In order to make the best learning experience, this workshop will have limited slots. In return, the mentor can focus more on each student and the student can have a better workshop experience.
Our artistic mentor for this workshop will give you a stimulating atmosphere of creative energy where artists will be more inspired for the love and passion of art.
June 20, 2015 | 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Canva Manila is hosting this event on their newest workplace at 5/F, Coherco Corporate Center, 116 V.A. Rufino Street, Legazpi Village, Makati, PH.
Attendees will receive a sketch pad, pencil, and other freebies. Snacks will also be provided. A certificate of completion will be received after the workshop.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Meneer Marcelo is a freelance graphic designer, illustrator, and teacher. As a designer with over 5 years of professional experience, Meneer has worked for several local and international publications. He also worked with some of the best ad agencies in the Philippines. At present, Meneer is an illustrator of Rogue Magazine and a lecturer in Ateneo de Manila University and Mapua Institute of Technology.
Basic principles of figure drawing
The importance of gesture
Simplification of the human form
Live drawing session with a model
Appreciation and critique session
Awarding of certificates
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Questions written below are based on actual inquiries from interested participants. Future queries will also be posted here.
Is it a free event?
This is a paid event with limited slots. This is to control the crowd and to make a better workshop experience both for the participants and mentor.
Is there a live model on this workshop?
There will be a live model on this workshop to further appreciate and understand the human form.
What do I need to bring during the workshop?
We will provide you a sketchpad and pencil as these two are the most recommended tools by the mentor. We will give you the freedom to bring your favorite art materials if you have some.
I don’t have a credit card and paypal account? How can I purchase a ticket?
We also accept bank deposit. Here’s the bank details of the artist:
Banco De Oro
We’ll send you an e-ticket upon proof of deposit. Reserve Your Slot Now!
Call us at +63 998 552 4098 or you can buy your tickets via Eventbrite.
For more information, you can also reach as at firstname.lastname@example.org