In figure drawing, learn the fundamentals of figure drawing through invention and design. This 3-day workshop will give you the tools to draw from a live model and teach topics such as light/shadow, gesture, and figure construction. Please note, the model may pose nude and/or clothed.

Figure drawing class supply list students should bring to each class: 

Newsprint 18×24
Conté crayons, black and white
kneaded eraser
2b pencil
2 sheets of toned tan paper 18×24
Strathmore Sketch 400 series 18×24

drawing of figure in a plank position

Richard Green

About the Teaching Artist

Rich Green has been studying art for over seventeen years. He learned the medium of comics at the Joe Kubert School and Comics Experience. When Rich is not creating comics, he enjoys creating oil paintings and charcoal drawings from life. In recent years, Rich has grown in the way he approaches an illustration by pivoting from an observational form of drawing to an analytical one. Rich Green is a freelance comic book artist and a teacher of art.