In this summer course you will learn how to draw quick caricatures on the spot and from photographs.
We all know the fun element of caricatures of people we know and caricatures that serve a political or social purpose in newspapers or magazines. Caricatures can be flattering or insulting or a playful combination of both.
What will you be doing?
We will practice simplifying and exaggerating features of your subject through sketching, pencil strokes, or through other ways of drawings.
- You will learn how to draw and identify faces and develop speed
- you’ll get skilled in breaking down caricatures
- We’ll introduce you to new ways to practice on your own, learn what tools are essential to get you started and the difference between pencil or colored caricatures
Making caricatures is fun, so prepare or a cheerful week with a focus on both fun and technique!