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Week 3: Sketching with Light, Shadow, and Mid-Tone with Sheldon Borenstein

Week 3: Sketching with Light, Shadow, and Mid-Tone
Learn to Sketch Worry Free Discover the potentials of using toned paper for your sketches

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Sheldon Borenstein
Composition, Drawing Exercises, Sketching, Still life
Chalk, Charcoal, Colored Pencil, Paper, Pastel
1h 25m 17s

In week three, instructor Sheldon Borenstein teaches you how to use toned paper as a mid-tone in your sketch. You will unlock the potential of having three values in a drawing. Sheldon will teach you his technique for adding white chalk to replicate light hitting the form.

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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