Dynamic Portraits

5 sessions
Online (Zoom) Workshop

Live class postponed due to low enrollment.

Stay tuned for the opportunity to purchase class videos from a previous session.

Adults, 18+

Arts Alliance of Stratford members: $55.00
Non members: $60.00
(9 student minimum)

One of the most challenging endeavors for artists is drawing the human head. This class offers artists basic construction and facial features of the head, as well as and rendering shades and hair textures.

Facial expressions and movement of the head will be taught as well. This class is an asset for those wishing to draw or paint portraits.

Students will provide their own materials.

Materials (approximate cost: $5 – $10)

  • basic drawing pad at least 9×12 or larger
  • pencils (#2)
  • kneeded erasers
  • 18″ ruler

About the instructor

Joe Adiletta, beginner drawing instructorJoe Adiletta

Joseph Adiletta has been teaching well loved drawing classes at Milford Adult Education consistently for 8 years. He teaches beginner through advanced drawing classes covering topics such as two dimensional line drawings and progression to third dimension/ depth; light and shade; perspective; the human figure and how it influences drapery; the human head including facial features and changing positions; animals; drawing mechanical and natural objects realistically; and textures.


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