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Workshop – Drawing with Allen Kriegshauser
April 23, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday, April 23, 9 AM to 3 PM PLEIN AIR DRAWING WORKSHOP
INSTRUCTOR: ALLEN KRIEGSHAUSER, Graduate of the Kansas City Art Institute in Painting and printmaking
He is active competitive plein air painter (9 events in 2015) and active figure painter. Works can viewed on his Face book albums or https://sites.google.com/site/allenkriegshauser/home
Drawing provides the critical structure to art as the skeleton is to the human body.
This workshop is aimed at providing an arsenal of practical technical advice so that you will have a quiver of skills essential for delivering a confident structured piece of art – whether it’s a plein air oil, water color or pastel.
The workshop is beneficial for all levels and includes:
• How-to-approaches for simplifying complex diverse shapes and textures found in nature and architecture.
• Composing the scene so you, the artist, can lead the viewer where you want them to go.
• Developing the confidence and critical decision making while avoiding the sands traps.
• How to evaluate successful completion of a drawing
• How to add depth, movement and texture in order to create a gallery-ready drawing and more.
Drawing pencils and erasers
WHAT TO BRING:
White sketch pad 60 lb. paper or heavier pad with multiple sheets, min. size 11×14
Easel/drawing board/plein air umbrella
LOCATION: Riverfront, Washington, MO the first parking lot on the right off Lafayette near the flag pole.
FEE: $75/person maximum number of students 14
Sign up now to share a day with Allen, call 636.228.4005 to reserve a space in his workshop.