CHARCOAL: EXPRESSIVE MARK MAKING, A PAINTERS APPROACH TO DRAWING WITH GARY CHAPMAN
In this workshop students explore charcoal as the perfect drawing medium for expressive mark making. You will discover ways that techniques are applied to observational drawing for a provocative and beautiful fusion of abstraction and realism. Students will develop a personal approach to loose, aggressive mark making with a combination of additive and subtractive techniques using charcoal and erasers. Open to all skill levels.
Gary Chapman is a Professor of Art at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and has had over 60 solo exhibitions with institutions such as The Arts Center of St. Petersburg, Florida and the Indianapolis Art Center. He has participated in national and international exhibitions, and his paintings have been purchased for numerous museums, corporate and private collections.
Saturday, October 1. $95, supplies needed, lunch provided!