Intro to Drawing: Beginners Guide! Art with Ms. Amy
In this Ongoing drawing course, we discuss a introductory level of all things drawing. Certified instructor, Amy Pollman guides learners through engaging and fun drawing lessons to help build a foundational understanding of art making with drawing tools.
219 total reviews for this teacher
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Completed by 45 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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Are you interested in Art but don't know where to start? Do you find yourself curious about all you can do with a simple pencil and paper? If so, then this class is for you! NO experience required for this first-step course in your journey of art making. Ms. Amy will guide your learners through approachable yet challenging drawing lessons which will change each week depending on student interests. Content is driven by student suggestion, therefore each week is different and unexpected in...
-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
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.
1. spiral bound sketch book: suggested link: 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 2. pencil, eraser and sharpener set suggested link: 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 3. pencil eraser suggested link: 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 (one or more of the following) 4. crayons 5. colored pencils 6. 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 0 - 1 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
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