drawing and composition class

Example of student work, courtesy of Lisa Adams


Drawing and Composition

Tuesdays, June 6–August 15, except July 4, 7:00–10:00 p.m. (10 sessions)

About the Program

This beginning course, offered in partnership with Otis College of Art and Design, develops skills in the elements of drawing and composition. Through demonstration, class exercises, and critiques, students explore concepts including contour line, cross contour, modeling, uses of marks to show form and space, perspective, scale and measurement, and positive/negative space.

Visit otis.edu/ce for class materials.

Instructors: Julianna Ostrovsky earned an MFA in painting and sculpture at Columbia University and has been nationally and internationally exhibited. Karl Jean Petion earned an MFA in film/video and fine art at California Institute of the Arts. He recently has exhibited in both Los Angeles and New York.