Expressive Animals: Learn to Draw Animal Portraits
In this ongoing class, students will learn how to draw from references with fun animal portraits.
52 total reviews for this teacher
3 reviews for this class
Completed by 39 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
Great for clubs and for practicing skills
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Art is all about expression, and animals have just the faces for learning to draw. In this ongoing class, we will practice drawing animals from reference photos and maybe learn a little bit about them too! Each week we will draw a new animal from one of the animal kingdoms. We will begin class each day with some discussion about drawing basics such as line, shape, value, modeling, creating texture, blending, and shading. Then we will jump right into the daily project. The next four weeks will...
This class is taught in English.
Students will learn and practice lines, shapes, values, modeling, texture, blending, shading, and how to use drawing utensils to create realistic drawings.
I have had my AA in studio art for four years, and I have been teaching intermittently over the last 13 years. I began teaching art last year after I led a paint tutorial for a sixth grade birthday party that was almost cancelled because of the pandemic. I really enjoyed it and became excited about the idea of sharing art and creativity with students. I love both the science and subjectiveness of art--I think there's a lot we can learn from it, and I can't wait to share it with your learners!
~Pencils (preferably 2H, 2B, 4B, 6B, and 8B drawing pencils, but scholastic pencils are acceptable): $6+ ~Eraser ***Optional: ~Stumps and Tortillons: $3 ~Colored Pencils
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Emily Ingram-Patel (she/her)
Art & Creativity Instructor
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
52 total reviews
61 completed classes
Hello there! It's nice to meet you. I am Emily Ingram-Patel, owner and art instructor at Arttacular Studios and here on Outschool! With about a year and a half of online teaching experience, I have developed a real passion for teaching art to...