Drawing ‘The Ballet Class’ an Online Art Workshop Inspired by Degas
Bethany Y Milam
Online - Milamarts
Sat 04 Jun 3pm
Drawing ‘The Ballet Class’ an Online Art Workshop Inspired by Degas Saturday 4th June 2022 3pm Online workshops will be held on Zoom. In this workshop you will feel as if you have entered a ballet class as you create atmospheric drawings of a dancers with guidance from Tutor Bethany Y Milam. Taking inspiration from the drawings of Impressionist Edgar Degas and his use of line, hatching, composition, and colour. You will use a range of fun drawing techniques to sketch dancers from high resolution photographic references and one looped video clip to explore movement. We will begin with a number of short drawing exercises, to draw the human figure, using gestural line, and exploring shape and proportion followed by a look at tone and colour and an exploration of drawing movement, finishing with two longer drawings. During the workshop Bethany will explain the use of various pastel, charcoal or coloured pencil techniques. Drawing ‘The Ballet Class’ an Online Art Workshop Inspired by Degas
Saturday 4th June 2022
3pm
Online workshops will be held on Zoom.

In this workshop you will feel as if you have entered a ballet class as you create atmospheric drawings of a dancers with guidance from Tutor Bethany Y Milam. Taking inspiration from the drawings of Impressionist Edgar Degas and his use of line, hatching, composition, and colour. You will use a range of fun drawing techniques to sketch dancers from high resolution photographic references and one looped video clip to explore movement. 

We will begin with a number of short drawing exercises, to draw the human figure, using gestural line, and exploring shape and proportion followed by a look at tone and colour and an exploration of drawing movement, finishing with two longer drawings.  During the workshop Bethany will explain the use of various pastel, charcoal or coloured pencil techniques.

The session will last approximately two hours and 15 mins. There will be plenty of time to ask questions and I will make some time for individual feedback on your artwork at the end of the session.

Sessions are recorded and a link will be emailed to participants after the event.  If you cannot make the workshop time/date you can still take part by catching up later with the recording.

Please note - the link, meeting ID and passcode to the session and reference photos links will be in the 'additional details' section of your Eticket from Ticketsource.

Materials 

You can take part with any of the following options:
Pencil
Coloured pencil
Charcoal and Chalk
Soft pastels and/or Pastel pencils

Plus
5 – 7 sheets of Drawing paper or Pastel paper (optionally coloured paper is suggested)
Blending tools (paper stump / tissue)
Putty rubber / Eraser

Reference photos (These will be viewable on screen, but you may prefer to have them Printed out). The references I will be using are available to download from a link on your ticket.

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Tickets: £8/£6 concessions available

Suitable for ages: All

Organised by Bethany Y Milam

Contact
Miss bethany milam
t: 01256356745
e: bethanyartist47@yahoo.com




Online - Milamarts
Online
BASINGSTOKE
RG21 3JF
01256 356745

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