This course is open to beginner and experienced artists who are interested in
drawing the human figure with clothes. A live fashion model will be provided for
each session. The purpose of the class is to empower the student in creating
their own unique interpretation towards editorial fashion illustration by enhancing
their drawing abilities.
By deconstructing the drawing and thinking process each student will
eventually build up a comprehensive tool box set of skills. Every session will
begin by introducing a premise or formal art concept pertaining to standard
fashion illustration conventions, but can be used for any drawing and illustration
project. Such topics such as proportion, shape, line qualities, time and movement,
and other methodologies will be explored in a variety of ways, always through a
The program will include class Zoom crits, personal email critiques, samples
shown from past and present fashion illustrators for inspiration, and some light
homework. Attention will be paid to an assortment of materials and techniques
such as markers, pencils, charcoal, and gouache as well as other mediums
primarily used in the fashion industry. Model fees are extra.
When registration is open (check the “Registration starts” date above), click the Add to Cart button to select this course. Add as many classes and workshops as you like, and then proceed to the Checkout page to complete your registration.