TARPON SPRINGS – Observing Nature through Drawing – a six-week course – will kick off Thursday, Sept. 4, at Brooker Creek Preserve, 3940 Keystone Road.
The course will run Sept. 4 through Oct. 9 and will meet Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. It is designed to enhance the student’s skill in observation with the goal of strengthening understanding of natural subject matter. Emphasis will be given to developing drawing skills as well as composition. Students will investigate the natural environment and experiment with various drawing techniques. Learn how to simplify the natural landscape into essential shape, tone, texture and line, creating a personal visual drawing vocabulary.
Cost is $100 for members of Friends of Brooker Creek Preserve; and $125 for nonmembers. Cost does not include materials. Registration is required.
TARPON SPRINGS – Observing Nature through Art Journaling – a six-week course – will be kick off on Friday, Sept. 5, at Brooker Creek Preserve, 3940 Keystone Road.
There will be two separate classes. One class will be presented Fridays, Sept. 5 through Oct. 10, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The other class will be on a Saturdays, Sept. 6 through Oct. 11, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Attendees will have an opportunity to develop visual narratives and explore the journal/sketchbook as an art form. This six-week course teaches the skill of creating intimate drawings from nature focusing on direct observation. Students will learn about basic drawing materials and concepts. Demonstrations and experimental techniques will be presented throughout the class. All skill levels are welcome.
Cost is $100 for members of Friends of Brooker Creek Preserve; and $125 for nonmembers. Cost does not include materials. Registration is required. For questions or to sign up, call Linda Berghoff at 505-5067 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.