Fridays with Francesco: How to Draw Drapery (Ages 18+)

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DateNovember 17 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Time09:30 am - 03:30 pm

Location 10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States

Member's Price $110

Non-Member's Price $135



Event details

The student will learn how to simplify and construct different types of drapery from simple yet characteristic shapes and forms. In the morning after understanding the basic design of drapery.
The student will draw from old masters drapery studies in which the fabrics move and wrap around the figure.  In the afternoon we will apply the notions learned with a drapery still life.
All lessons will include  introduction, lesson overview, drawing demonstrations and one on one assistance and feedback.
There will be a lunch break from 12:30-1PM

Supply list:
1 charcoal pencil 2B
1 White plastic eraser
1 Kneaded eraser
1 Loew-Cornell Sandpaper Block
1  18”x 24” pad of  quality heavy weight paper,  80lb (130 gsm) paper
1 sketch tote board

Charcoal paper is needed for this workshop, no newsprint.


Francesco Gillia