Week 5 – Adults – Shade & Light Drawing

Date: Friday, June 28, 2024

Time: 7:30-9:30 PM

Age: Teens (13-17 years) & Adults (18+)

Type: Visual Arts

Workshop Description: In this workshop, you will learn the technique of shade and light using pencil and charcoal in drawing objects with 3 dimensions.

Workshop instructions:

1-Please attend at least 10 minutes before the class starts for check-in.

2-Wear clothes that suit the nature of this activity. Disposable aprons and gloves will be provided.

3-We will have 15-20 minutes at the beginning to talk about the light effect on objects and the shade areas- Some realia will be used and light direction should be considered.

4-You will recognize the tools and materials used in this art technique then a demonstration will be given to teach the techniques of shading. 

5-You will work on individual drawings to sketch the same object for practice. Then each learner will select a certain object to do in the 2nd practice.

6-All materials will be supplied by ECCAO. 

7-There will be a 10-minute break for some refreshments in the middle of the session.

8- You will keep the 1st practice sketch, but the 2nd practice sketches will remain with ECCAO team to be displayed later in ECCAO’s Got Talent Exhibition.

9- Since this is an intensive workshop, you need to focus on your work and avoid any distractions. 

10- This is a non-profit activity to help art lovers unleash their potential, so enjoy this opportunity and cooperate with the whole team.

11- This is a published event on social media; hence, if you do not want to be on our media platforms, please let the team know before class starts.