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Constructing the Human Figure: Male Back View (Ages 18+)

Alliance for the Arts - Francesco Gillia

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Francesco Gillia 10091 McGregor Blvd Fort MyersFL  33919
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Francesco Gillia 10091 McGregor Blvd Fort MyersFL  33919

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What's Included

This workshop is designed to give beginners a way to understand and learn how to draw and intermediate to advanced students a way to improve their drawing, focusing on the human figure. Francesco will share basics on materials. He will then cover anatomy, structure, and gesture; core shadows, sighting, and clock angles. This class will include lessons from photographic reference and a live nude male model. $5 to be paid directly to the instructor for photographic reference. Francesco’s one on one assistance and feedback ensure beginner students understanding and keeps advanced and returning students engaged and challenged. Supply list: • 1 charcoal pencil 2B, suggested General’s Charcoal 557-2B med. ($2) • 1 pad charcoal paper 14x11 or bigger o Available from instructor 14x11 70 sheets 80lb pad ($10) • 1 White plastic eraser ($2) • 1 Kneaded eraser ($2) • 1 Loew-Cornell Sandpaper Block ($3) • Blending stumps assorted sizes 4 pc. ($2) • An Exacto knife with #11 blade ($5) • Drawing materials are also available directly from Francesco at listed price (cash only) • $5 to be paid directly to the instructor for photographic reference • No oils, solvent or fixatives are allowed in the class.

About This Organizer


The Alliance for the Arts is the officially designated Arts organization for Lee County charged with the mission to “facilitate and nurture the creation, development, promotion and education of arts and culture in Lee County”. 

Organizer Info

  • Alliance for the Arts

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Francesco Gillia 10091 McGregor Blvd Fort MyersFL  33919
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