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Gain greater confidence in your ability to compose and render the human form. This course provides an in-depth study of how to draw the human figure using live nude models. Within a positive and supportive environment, you will focus on basic proportions and proper construction of the human form as well as light and shadow, contour, line, and composition. In-class drawing exercises will be enhanced by demonstrations of how to simplify and assemble the more complex areas of the body.

Note: Elective for Art and the Creative Process Certificate. Prerequisite: "Drawing: Focus on Perception" (ART 40166). Model fee is included in the course fee. Minors must have department permission to enroll (858) 534-5760. Bring 18"x24" newsprint pad, drawing board & charcoal sticks to first class meeting.

Course Number: ART-40006
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)
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