Come and experience the joy of drawing, while you build on your artistic skills. You will learn the essential techniques of drawing, including shape method, one and two-point perspective, shading, highlighting, patterning and texture. In this virtual course we will focus on sketchbook work and cover a variety of simple and more elaborate subjects to enhance your understanding of drawing from references, as well as from real life.
Lauren Lavery is a visual artist, writer and editor. Her interdisciplinary practice consists mainly of sculpture, painting, installation, textiles and ceramics. She is interested in the discourse of taste, value and politics surrounding aesthetic objects and environments, mainly situated within the domestic sphere. Her visual art has been exhibited throughout Canada, in solo and group exhibitions in Vancouver, Toronto, Cambridge, and Winnipeg. She is the founder and editor of Peripheral Review, a Toronto-based online platform of exhibition reviews of Canadian emerging artists and spaces. She holds a BFA with honours from Simon Fraser University’s School for the Contemporary Arts in Vancouver, BC.
"My daughter loved her online drawing lessons with Lauren. She interacted with all the kids, knew their names and was confident and sweet with them. We felt comfortable with her after the first few minutes of the first class. We plan to continue with her in the fall.” - Moravid