Upcoming Events

Beginner's Drawing Class

Beginner's Drawing Class

Saturday 20 July
Patterson Avenue - 10am - 2 Hours
Samantha Wharton
Engage in an enlivening journey through the world of art by participating in this specialized class on drawing the human form. Get hands-on experience as we delve into simpler yet dynamic poses, using innovative drawing techniques. This study promises to enhance your understanding of the human body, breaking its complexities down to the simplest form that provides an impactful aesthetic vision. Sharpen your artistic prowess and gain mastery over this crucial facet of artistry!
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Come along to our meetups to improve your art in a relaxed and social atmosphere, and under the guidance of a professional instructor. Complete beginners to experienced artists all welcome.

Our 2 hour meetups are held in a different location each time, usually outdoors.

Bring your own materials which can be anything from pencils or pastels, to watercolour or oils.

If you are a complete beginner all you need to start are a couple of good drawing pencils, a rubber, and a drawing pad.

Who can attend? Open to all skill levels, from beginners to experienced artists. The instructor is there to help everyone.

The meeting point and full details for the day are sent in the booking confirmation email to the email address you provide at time of booking.

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Our meetups and classes are limited to a max of 12 people
It was excellent. The class made me so aware of realizing just how much beauty there is in the depth perception of the city scape and landscape all around me. As I was driving about after the class I could not take my eye off of all shapes and angles. Simon explained to me how to use a few techniques to create arches, focal points and properly begin with drawing buildings and structures.
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Samantha was great and explained how to best work with the colored pencils

It was nice meeting Samantha, she gave me a few options as we sat and got acquainted. She gave me freedom to sketch what ever. I opted to draw several settings around the part. I was challenged to press myself in a couple of directions. If this is offered again I'd go. I would like to see a few more participants, that would be a great way for folks to learn, challenge, get to know a diverse community.
Samantha Wharton
Samantha is a North Carolina based artist who was inspired by both American and Japanese comics. It was this first initial love that led them to pursue a career in art through several different mediums.

They have since gone on to earn their Assoicates in Fine Arts in Visual Art at Forsyth Tech. They also took several studio arts classes at UNCG before returning to Winston-Salem to earn their certification in Gaming Design at Forsyth Tech.
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