DISCOVER DRAWING FALL 2017
With Virginia Freyermuth, Ph.D.
Holistic Art Educator, Master of Fine Arts
Illustrator of the award-winning "Norbert" picture books
FALL 2017 COURSE STARTS SEPTEMBER 30, 2017.
Enrollment opens Sunday, September 17, 2017.
Enrollment is Limited.
FREE OFFER FOR EARLY ENROLLMENT
Register by 11:59 PM EST, Sept. 23, 2017 and receive
One Free Feedback E-mail from Virginia on a drawing you create in this course. Quantity of this special offer is limited.
SELF-PACED. TAKE AS LONG AS YOU LIKE TO FINISH.
Adult Beginner to Intermediate Level
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What if…you knew that art was not meant for a talented few, but also for you?
What if…you could learn how to see like an artist and draw from observation?
What if…you decided that fear is no longer a good excuse to hold back your inner artist?
What if...you made art that was meaningful to you rather than copy someone else's art?
What if…you could learn from an award-winning instructor in your own home?
What if…you could Discover Drawing!
It's time to let your inner artist shine!
You only need pencil, paper, and eraser to begin your amazing adventure.
Learn specific drawing techniques and tips from a national award-winning art educator and professional artist.
Sharpen your skills with additional tools, if you choose, including colored pencils, pen, charcoal, watercolor, and oil pastel. Learn basic digital drawing on an iPad, too, if desired!
Learn how to convey emotion through your drawing.
Start a sketchbook or keep a portfolio of work, or both! Each will be a record of of your artistic growth over time.
Through a sequential art lessons, instructional videos, podcasts and written materials, you will gradually develop your drawing skills and discover the joys of capturing your ideas on the page. Even if you "can't draw a straight line," this class is for you! Depending on your enrollment choice, you could also get personalized feedback on your work from Virginia.
Virginia believes there is an artist in everyone. She has taught drawing to thousands of people of all ages for over 40 years, people who have been surprised and amazed at their own capacities. You never know where the journey will lead you until you take the first step, and it just might be transformative!
Enrollment is limited.
Course begins September 30, 2017. Enrollment is limited.
Join our Mailing List to be notified when registration opens.
This course is taught in English.
This course is for adults. Please see FAQ's for high school-age inquiries.
Illustration by Virginia Freyermuth, "Norbert: What Can Little Me Do?"
In this class you will:
A national award-winning artist educator, Dr. Virginia K. Freyermuth has taught for over 40 years to all age and experience levels from grades Pre-K through 12, college, and adults. Virginia is currently a licensed art educator in the state of Massachusetts.
She promotes a holistic approach to the teaching of art by which the heart and mind are open to possibility, where intention and intuition are honored, and where doing work that matters with wonder, grace and love is valued. She believes that each person has the capacity for authentic, personally meaningful artistic engagement and that the creative process can be transformative. Art is viewed as inclusive, an inherent part of whom we are as human beings; it is our universal language.
In addition to her teaching awards, she has won numerous awards for her fine art. The NORBERT book series she created, illustrated, and published with author Julie Freyermuth Steines won 9 international and national book awards.
Her professional website is www.VirginiaFreyermuth.com
Illustration by Virginia Freyermuth
"Norbert: What Can Little Me Do?" Polly Parker Press
This class is for you if:
What you'll get:
INTRODUCTION: Learn about Virginia's holistic approach to the art making process
MAKE WAY FOR ART: Media, Mindset, and Spirit
You may take as long as you like on each lesson.
An Invitation to Create with accompanying resources will be made available each week over 8 weeks.
Week 1. INVITATION TO CREATE: Let's Get Started
Week 2. INVITATION TO CREATE: Drawing What You See
Week 3. INVITATION TO CREATE: Make Your Mark
Week 4. INVITATION TO CREATE: The Nature of Expression
Week 5. INVITATION TO CREATE: Bringing Your Drawings to Life
Week 6. INVITATION TO CREATE: Drama and Mood
Week 7. INVITATION TO CREATE: Rendering Rich Textures
Week 8. INVITATION TO CREATE: Making Drawing Meaningful
Reflections and Next Steps
note: this outline is subject to change
Are you ready to make your world more colorful and creative?
Register Today! Enrollment is limited.
Course Begins September 30, 2017 and never ends.
Welcome to your WorldClass Art Class.
*lifetime access to online course materials