All working artists struggle to be more creative. This course will explain what people are up against though unique working exercises that reveal what is going on during the act of drawing. This course offers 2 days of intensive drawing from a life model and offers practical solutions that will help any artist draw better as well as overcome creative blocks, unhelpful drawing habits and common preconceptions. There will be ample time for free drawing as well. This course is based on her book The Creative Eye.
Being willing to take risks, rather than being good at drawing, is the important thing. Learning that you can make new choices about paying attention.
Course cost: $285 Model fee: $43 Student supply list coming soon
Tuition includes lunch and daily snacks and is inclusive of all applicable taxes.
HEATHER SPEARS, a Vancouver-born writer and artist, has lived in Denmark since 1962. Her books: 14 collections of poetry, 5 novels, and 4 books of drawings. Major awards in writing: Governor-General’s Award, three time Pat Lowther Memorial Award, CBC Literary Prize. As an artist she instructs drawing, writes about drawing and the brain (The Creative Eye, 2012) specializes in drawing premature infants, draws in theatres, concert halls, courtrooms, hospitals and war zones. She has held close to 100 solo exhibitions in Europe and America. She has taught frhe Creative Eye.equently at MISSA.
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