Drawing Fundamentals: Art With Ms. Amy: (Certified Visual Arts Teacher)
Delve into drawing! In this ongoing class, learners will create a new drawing each week focusing on different drawing fundamentals introduced by certified instructor, Amy Pollman.
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Completed by 20 learners
Once per week
learners per class
How does an “Ongoing” course work?
Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
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In this ongoing course, learners explore a different drawing technique each week. Certified educator and artist, Amy Pollman will introduce a new concept via a short demo and examples from artists and art history and students will spend the remainder of class experimenting with the new techniques. We will cover a variety of drawing topics: value, texture, line, negative/positive space, perspective, rendering, composition, portraits, landscapes, animals, optical illusion, symmetry, scale,...
-Students will learn a new weekly drawing technique -Students will improve their drawing skills -Students will improve their vocabulary of art -Students will learn how to speak about art -Students will work with a professional artist and educator
Amy Pollman is an internationally traveled Artist and Educator. She received her Master’s in Art Education from the University of Toledo with accreditation to teach K-12 in Art (2018) from the Ohio Department of Education, her MFA from Syracuse University in 2003, and her BFA from Columbus College of Art and Design in 1999. As a passionate educator of the Arts, Ms. Pollman advocates for cross-curricular integration, global citizenry, and development of personal voice in the classroom. Her methodology can be defined as a collaboration between student and teaching artist. You can find out more about Amy Pollman at www.amypollman.com. You can also find an Instagram portfolio of all the work we do in my classes @intheartroom_withmsamy
Learners will have time to begin their artwork in class and can finish after class. It is recommended that they practice the technique discussed in their sketchbook for skill building.
Spiral bound notebook with good quality drawing paper Option 1: Artist's Choice Sketch Pad,75 Sheets, Pack of 2 https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01G4GRUBU/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_glc_fabc_LQ78FbV5ZZW47 Option 2: https://www.amazon.com/Canson-Heavyweight-Texture-Sizing-Sheets/dp/B002NQ2K16/ref=sr_1_21?dchild=1&keywords=drawing%2Bpads&qid=1609800917&sr=8-21&th=1 Pencil set, white plastic eraser optional but recommended- kneaded eraser (comes with set below) https://www.amazon.com/AmazonBasics-Sketch-Drawing-Pencil-Set/dp/B078J6ZRRG/ref=sxin_10_pb?cv_ct_cx=pencil+set&dchild=1&keywords=pencil+set&pd_rd_i=B078J6ZRRG&pd_rd_r=f4ffb0aa-0e58-44ec-9d89-72d3d4c402b2&pd_rd_w=GzKxl&pd_rd_wg=rq14f&pf_rd_p=ffb450f7-bfad Retractable erasers- pencil erasers https://www.amazon.com/Pentel-ZE21BP3K6-Eraser-Pencil-Style-Assorted/dp/B001HA77OO/ref=sr_1_5?dchild=1&keywords=pencil+eraser&qid=1609801175&s=office-products&sr=1-5 colored pencils or markers
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
This class is self assessed, unless otherwise arranged.
55 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
The instructor will provide all additional materials
M.Ed, MFA, Certified in Visual Art (K-12)
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
219 total reviews
163 completed classes
“The true purpose of arts education is… to create more complete human beings who are critical thinkers, who have curious minds, who can lead productive lives.” – Kelly Pollack. I am an experienced and certified Artist and Educator who is from...