Drawing at the Norton Simon: Strike a Pose - West

Drawing at the Norton Simon: Strike a Pose - West

Auguste Rodin (French, 1840–1917), Saint John the Baptist, 1878–1880, Bronze, Edition of 12, Cast No. 7, The Norton Simon Foundation, © The Norton Simon Foundation 

DATE:
TIME:
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Teacher:
Jamie Sweetman

Artist Jamie Sweetman conducts a six-session course focusing on various areas of the Museum, from the Sculpture Garden to the European and Asian art collections. Students learn techniques like breaking down a composition into simple shapes, structuring a drawing using line and making gesture drawings.

Examine the poses of Auguste Rodin’s sculptures in the Front Garden, and create a drawing that considers volume, value and gesture.


EVENT DETAILS

Fee:
All levels of experience are welcome. Each class is $25 ($20 for members), and space is limited to 20 participants. All materials and admission to the galleries on the day of class are included.
Location:
Meets in Entrance Gallery
Advance registration is required. Please use the register button.