Drawing Gymnasium for Engineers
Starts 21 September 2020
5.00 - 7.30pm
Costs for a 4-week course
Not including VAT
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4 x 2.5 hour evening sessions 21, 28 September, 5, 12 October 2020
The Drawing Gymnasium is a freehand drawing course to motivate effective communication and provide a broad set of skills for expressing ideas in the design process.
Run with D R A W I N G A T W O R K, the course is specifically aimed at practicing engineers but students, architects, manufacturers, set designers and others keen to improve their drawing skills have all benefited from the course. Individuals are encouraged to progress at a comfortable pace in a stimulating and supportive atmosphere.
Emphasis lies in communication rather than virtuoso drawing performances, and we work with a range of exercises from semi-formal (where line weight is critical), to 'conversational sketches' for rapid idea generation. Each attendee works from the Dr@w teaching sketchbook to rapidly learn techniques including axonometric, one and two point perspective, and section.
The third week has been designed as a self-learning session where the delegates use online resources to undertake the assignments without a teacher to build self-reliance. You will be given materials and guidance on how this works during the earlier sessions.
The course will be run on Zoom with online tuition for the taught sessions.