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Drawing Portraits: Learning to See Like an Artist
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Six-week class held on Sundays, April-May 2019
In this course, you will improve your ability to capture a likeness from life. Weekly topics cover visually shifting from the right to left brain, working with the picture plane, cementing the basics of portraiture, working with light and shadow, and finally, creating a skillful self-portrait. Read more about DC artist and longtime teacher Beverly Ress here.
Held Sundays from 2-4pm on April 7, 14, 21, 28, and May 5 and 12.
Sunday, April 7, 2019 2:00 PM - Sunday, May 12, 2019 4:00 PM ET
AU Museum: firstname.lastname@example.org/ (202) 885-1300
Open Tuesday-Sunday, 11am-4pm
Katzen Ticket Office: AUarts@american.edu/ (202) 885-3634
Open Monday-Friday, 11am-4pm
The AU Museum is located in the AU Katzen Arts Center, 4400 Massachusettes Ave., NW, Washington DC, 20016
Parking is available in the Katzen Garage (located under the building, off Massachusettes Ave.). Patrons may pay for parking on level 1 (P1) using their license plate number. Rates are $2 per hour, M-F, 7am-5pm. Parking is free on weekends and weekday evenings after 5pm.