Graphite Pencils at Oxlades in Cairns
Graphite PencilsLearn how to use them for sketching and for intricate final drawings
10am - 4pm
Tuesday 10th August 2021
Are you a fan of pencil drawing?
Do you like to create line drawings with lots of detail?
Learn to use explore the properties of Graphite Pencils and all the variety of lines and marks that you can achieve with these pencils.
Learn all about the grading of the pencils and what it means, and what the advantages and disadvantages area of using the different grades
ABOUT THIS CLASS
In this full day workshop you will learn how to use these quite versatile pencils. Because they are quite oily in nature, they do not require fixative and are also permanent.
You will learn how to use different techniques to create you shade, tone and value. You will see that when you use these pencils quite sharp you can create some really intense and solid lines, whilst when you shade large areas with them, their appearance will be quite smooth and velvety.
ABOUT YOUR TUTOR
Sue Schreiber from Sue Creates Art has been teaching for over 35 years and will work with you to get you to understand all about the fun that can be had drawing in just graphite. With her history and training in Illustration she can share with you her tips and tricks to get the most out of this medium.
Set of Graphite Pencils
Smooth paper or thick card to work with
PRICE - $110pp (inc GST)
This does not include your art materials and supplies which you can purchase at the shop.
OXLADES ART SUPPLIES, 192 Newell Street, Cairns QLD 4870
For enquiries call Sue - 0438 139 045