Beginning Figure Drawing

Ryan Weatherly is a Seattle based artist and art educator. He received his BFA from Iowa State University in 2009 and his MFA from the University of Washington in 2013. Since graduating he has continued his studio practice and has had multiple national exhibitions in Seattle, Chicago, New York and Portland. He has given visiting artist lectures at the University of Washington and Steven F. Austin University. He has taught art classes at Gage Academy of Art, University of Washington, and DigiPen Technical Institute. His work is an exploration of personality psychology and neurological studies of empathy recognition and its relationship to fractured and emotive imagery.
4/14-6/16 (no class 5/26)
10:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M.
Live Model
Gage Capitol Hill
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Gain technical mastery and intuitive understanding of depicting the human form. Working from quick gesture drawings to longer, more considered poses you will learn proportion and anatomy; use light and shade to depict volume; and line and tone to describe planar changes in the body.