CAM Studio Course: Introduction to Drawing Still Life with Amy Sudarsky

Friday, April 7

10:30 a.m.

Workshop (Adults)

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Fridays from 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
6 weeks from April 7 – May 19, 2023. No class April 28.
CAM Studio, 27 Pleasant Street, Gloucester, MA
$255 for CAM Members, $295 for non-members. Materials not included. Registration required.

Amy Sudarsky returns to the Cape Ann Museum this spring for Introduction to Drawing Still Life. Working from simple, everyday objects, students will address the A-B-C’s of good drawing: proportion, perspective, volume and composition. To explore each of these 4 skills, there will be a different still life set up for each class. For the final two classes, students will make one extended drawing which will bring it all together. This course is suited to all levels, no prior drawing experience is required.

Amy Sudarsky is a figurative painter who has exhibited in Boston, New York and San Francisco. For more than 35 years, she has taught painting and drawing courses at Boston University, The Art Institute of Boston, Washington University, and Lesley University. In 2018, she curated the exhibition “In Her Own Image; Self Portraits by Women 1900-2018,” at the Concord Center for the Arts. In 2020, she was the juror for “Beyond Likeness: Exploring the Portrait” at Rocky Neck Art Colony. Her studio is in Allston, MA.

Students will be responsible for bringing their own materials:

- 18 x 24” drawing pad (charcoal, pastel or “all purpose” paper. No newsprint.)

- Charcoal pencils and lead pencils

- Pink Pearl and kneaded erasers

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