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Week 8: Direct Light with Glenn Vilppu

Week 8: Direct Light
Learn to Draw the Figure! Use lighting to describe form and add dimension to your drawings

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Instructor
Glenn Vilppu
Subjects
Drawing
Topics
Anatomy, Human Figure
Mediums
Charcoal Pencil, Pastel Pencil
Duration
1h 47m 57s

In week eight, NMA master draftsman Glenn Vilppu will lecture on direct lighting and the rendering techniques for capturing this scenario. You will study how the Old Masters used direct lighting to depict forms and establish a mood within their work. Glenn will do a series of demonstrations to show you how he represents direct lighting on the figure.

Throughout this course, you’ll have access to the NMA community for feedback and critiques to improve your work as you progress.

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