Drawing Realistic Animals and Learning Drawing Techniques (Ongoing) Ages 9-12
Deborah R. (Art by Deebs)
In this ongoing drawing class, learners will learn how to draw realistic animals by learning about and practicing key drawing techniques!
Did you know that the poison dart frog has enough poison to kill 20,000 mice? Also, it's only about an inch in size! Let's learn how to draw interesting animals each week, while not only practicing drawing techniques, but also learning some fun facts! In this laidback, ongoing class, learners will learn foundational drawing skills that can be applied to any drawing - from cartoon to realistic. For these classes, we will focus on drawing realistic animals with pencil! Learners are also...
Learners will gain more appreciation towards animals from around the world. Learners will also learn about texture, light and shadow, important shapes, and some anatomy. Learners will have the opportunity to learn and practice applying various drawing techniques.
I graduated from Grand Central Atelier in New York City where I was trained to draw and paint realistically in a traditional way. While I usually draw realistically, I also enjoy using this approach to draw in different styles. My goal is to teach children the tools of drawing and give them the opportunity to practice applying them so that they will be able to draw what they want independently.
Homework OfferedLearners may need to finish at home. I know I always needed double the time!
Assessments OfferedLearners will receive guidance evenly throughout the class.
Learners can choose what to use. I will be using pencil and white paper. Be sure to bring: Paper (any color and size) Eraser Sharpener Pencils
Meet the teacher
GOAL Welcome! My name is Deborah Rodrigues, but you can call me Deebs. Come learn drawing with me by learning and practicing different techniques while drawing realistically or illustratively! My goal on Outschool is to give you the tools to be...
1x per week
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(18)
Completed by 112 learners
Live video meetings
1-6 learners per class