LEVEL 4: DRAWING THE HUMAN FIGURE WITH LIVE MODEL

Full-value final drawing

Day 1: Knowing charcoal

Theory Session:
Use of new materials
How to start a charcoal drawing
Review of main concepts for block-in

Drawing Session:
One three-hour pose with model

Day 2: Compression of values

Theory Session:
Light, shadow and halftones
How to develop the value scale in big shapes
How to key the drawing

Drawing Session:
One three-hour pose with model

Day 3: Fall of light and edges

Theory Session:
How to adjust values according to light effect
Transitions and edges.
Focal points and final touches.

Drawing Session:
One three-hour pose with model

Final Review