Charcoal pencils (“General” brand recommended)
August 11Introduction to the course
History and variations of portraiture
Contour line drawings
Discussion of the head
Location of where things get placed on head
Spatial head drawings
How to use your materials further
Making a portrait using an eraser
Abstracting the traditional portrait
Making an abstract portrait
The importance of shading
Self Portrait of your choice, share/compare
Hobgood Thomas – Tuesdays, Aug 11th – Sept 15th, 7pm-8:30pm (TACOL)
Emily Hobgood Thomas is an artist from Morehead City, North Carolina. Emily makes photographs with varying degrees of manipulation that investigate the socioeconomic impact of tourism. At this time, Emily’s work focuses on the Outer Banks region of North Carolina.
Emily graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 2018 with a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Studio Art with a Concentration in Painting. In 2020, Emily earned her Masters of Fine Arts in Studio Arts from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
This class is conducted online! A computer with audio, video, and internet functionality is required. Student gives permission for The ArtsCenter and for instructor to use their image and comments in class recordings for promotional non-commercial purposes. Refunds and exchanges are not offered for online classes.
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