Introduction to Drawing w/Juliette Aristides

Saturday/Sunday | 5/18 or 5/19 | 1:30 PM-4:30 P.M.

Juliette Aristides is a Seattle based painter who seeks to understand and convey the human spirit through art. Aristides is the founder and instructor of the Classical Atelier at the Gage Academy of Fine Art in Seattle, WA. Juliette teaches workshops both nationally and internationally. Author of Classical Drawing Atelier: A Contemporary Guide to Traditional Studio Practice, Classical Painting Atelier: A Contemporary Guide to Traditional Studio Practice, Lessons in Classical Drawing and Lessons in Classical Painting, published by Watson-Guptill, NY. Vice President and Cofounder of the Da Vinci Initiative. Providing artistic training to public school educators nationally, Aristides frequently contributes to Artist & Illustrators and Artists Magazine. Her work has been featured in magazines such as Art Connoisseur, American Art Collector, American Artist and Gulf Connoisseur Magazine. She exhibits in one person and group shows nationally including a solo exhibition, “Observations” at the Reading Public Museum of Art in Reading, Pennsylvania (2014).
1:30 P.M.-4:30 P.M.
5/18 or 5/19
All Levels Welcome
Gage Capitol Hill
  • One each 2H and HB pencils
  • One eraser (any is fine, suggested- Mono brand or Prisma Color magic rub)
  • A few sheets of 8.5” x 11” tracing paper
Have you always wanted try observational drawing but never had the opportunity? Juliette Aristides will lead you through exercises from her new Instructional Artist’s sketchbook, Beginning Drawing Atelier. In this three-hour workshop, you will be given an introduction to drawing and the opportunity to start practicing. Fees include a copy of the book. This new book is meant to be used; written on and sketched in since the best way to learn about art is to make it. No experience necessary.
Saturday | 5/18:
Sunday| 5/19: