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Composition for Visual Artists | Week 7: Primaries of Design with Bill Perkins

Composition for Visual Artists | Week 7: Primaries of Design
Learn the Fundamentals of Design and Develop Your Artistic Style Bill will lead you through the principles that define style

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Instructor
Bill Perkins
Subjects
Composition
Materials
Charcoal Pencil, Conté Pencil
Duration
2h 23m 4s
Series
Composition for Visual Artists

We are pleased to share with you a 10-week long class brought to you by Art Mentors. In this class, renowned Disney Art Director and Instructor Bill Perkins will teach composition for artists. In this 7th lesson, Bill will discuss the three primaries of design, line, mass, and form, and how your marks are biased by any one of those three.  He will then demonstrate how to create renderings based upon the individual primaries or any combination of the three.

Materials

  • Conté Charcoal Pencil
  • General’s Charcoal Pencil
  • Conté Drawing Pencil – Sepia
Beginner / Intermediate
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