Otis College of Art and Design logo
Events

O-Tube

Continuing Education Course



Drawing & Composition


This beginning course develops skills in the elements of drawing and composition. Through demonstration, class exercises, and critiques, students explore concepts including contour line, cross contour, modeling, uses of marks to show form and space, perspective, scale and measurement, and positive/negative space.

Prerequisite: None

First class materials for Jones: Drawing board; 18”x24” sketchpad (Strathmore, Canson, Aquabee;) 11”x14” sketchbook; Charcoal pencils: hard (HB or B), medium (2B or 4B), soft (6B or 8B); Pastel pencils: Faber-Castell “PITT” or Stabilo “CarbOthello” pencils, NO Conte’ pastel pencils; Pastel colors: dark sephia in PITT and one or two other dark earth-tones, blues, reds; Colored pencils: Faber-Castell “Polychromos” and Berol “Prismacolor” Colors: two or three in dark colors (black, reds, blues, etc.; Do not get watercolor versions of these pencils;) Kneaded rubber eraser; Eraser shield; Razor blades; Small piece #100 sandpaper (3”x4”); Chamois; 18”x2” “See-Thru Ruler” (plastic)

First class materials for Adams: One box of Staedler Mars graphite pencils 6H or 8B; one roll of drafting tape or artists tape (low tack tape), ½” thick; one Staedler Mars white plastic eraser; one pencil sharpener; one Masonite drawing board with two clips and pink rubber band (large enough to hold an 18”x24” sketch pad; one 18”x24” Strathmore recycled drawing tablet (dark green cover) or Strathmore drawing tablet (brown cover)

First class materials for Bledsoe: 18" x 24" newsprint pad, drawing board, 9" x 12" sketchbook, charcoal pencils (HB, 2B, 4B), graphite pencils, ebony pencil, kneaded eraser, retractable knife, pencil sharpener

Course Details
Course Code: XDWG1001
Meetings: 10
Credit Hours: 1
Lab:
Section 1 Foundation Course
Instructor: Lisa Adams
Meeting Day(s): Sunday
Meeting Time(s): 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Meeting Date(s): June 05, 2016  -  August 07, 2016
No Meeting/Special Note: no mtg: 7/3/16
Class Size: 20
Meeting Room:
Location: Goldsmith Campus
9045 Lincoln Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045-3505
Registration
Credit: Reg #: Fee:
Non-Credit 25261 $435 Add to Cart
Certificate 25262 $475 Add to Cart
Credit 25263 $1320 Add to Cart
14 of 20 seats available (last 2 seats are not available online)
Early bird = $50 EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT on courses $435 or more (ends at Open House).
* 2.75% fee to pay online. Read More
Section 2 Foundation Course
Instructor: Ken Jones
Meeting Day(s): Tuesday
Meeting Time(s): 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Meeting Date(s): June 07, 2016  -  August 09, 2016
No Meeting/Special Note:
Class Size: 20
Meeting Room:
Location: Goldsmith Campus
9045 Lincoln Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045-3505
Registration
Credit: Reg #: Fee:
Non-Credit 25264 $435 Add to Cart
Certificate 25265 $475 Add to Cart
Credit 25266 $1320 Add to Cart
14 of 20 seats available (last 2 seats are not available online)
Early bird = $50 EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT on courses $435 or more (ends at Open House).
* 2.75% fee to pay online. Read More
Section 3 Foundation Course
Instructor: Beverly Bledsoe
Meeting Day(s): Sunday
Meeting Time(s): 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Meeting Date(s): June 05, 2016  -  August 07, 2016
No Meeting/Special Note: no mtg: 7/3/16
Class Size: 20
Meeting Room:
Location: Off-campus
Registration
Credit: Reg #: Fee:
Non-Credit 25267 $435 Add to Cart
Certificate 25268 $475 Add to Cart
Credit 25269 $1320 Add to Cart
20 of 20 seats available (last 2 seats are not available online)
Early bird = $50 EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT on courses $435 or more (ends at Open House).
* 2.75% fee to pay online. Read More
Tell a friend about this course
Friend's Email:

Ask a Question

More Courses in this Discipline




 

Otis College Ranked 6th in Nation by The Economist