Techniques of Art Nouveau Portraiture (13-16 yrs)

InstructorEli Bowles
ScheduleTuesdays · 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
DatesSeptember 20 – December 13, 2022
MediumDrawing & Painting
CostMembers $390.00 · Non-Members $473.00

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Learn to imitate the Art Nouveau style of illustration in this class. Known for its distinctive maximalist style, Art Nouveau highlights the portrait in a highly decorated frame. Nouveau is classically characterized by sinewy shares, patterned motifs, and extensive use of geometric/organic lines. These characteristics of drawing emphasizes the pieces focal point to create an illustrative beautiful portrait. The subject material can be anything from family members, celebrities you admire, favorite cartoon characters, or even yourself. Throughout the class we will utilize art materials like pen and ink, graphite, cut paper, and watercolor.