Figure Drawing (CEDR 205)

Expand observational and sketching skills in this immersive figure drawing course. Using diverse drawing materials and tools in both skeletal and live model sessions, students will learn to draft human anatomical structure through shape, texture, volume, and proportion. Students will practice different technical methods, such as gesture or contour drawing, to convey form and emotion of various poses. Traditional and contemporary applications of figure drawing, such as conveying concept through poses and compositions, will be explored.

Contact Hours

24 course hours (3 hours per class)

Prior Learning

To fully benefit from this course, prior experience with Drawing is strongly recommended.

Courses offered that meet Prior Learning Requirements

Tuition + Materials

Tuition is $517.60. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.

Course Format

Course offering is available either online synchronous (VCHAT) or on campus (GNWC). View schedule for current and upcoming formats.


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