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Week 3: The Fundamentals of Light & Shadow I with Iliya Mirochnik

Week 3: The Fundamentals of Light & Shadow I
Learn the Fundamentals of Observational Drawing How to use light and shadow in your drawings of cylindrical objects

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Iliya Mirochnik
Composition, Drawing Exercises, Still life
Paper, Paper Stump, Pencil
1h 42m 7s

In week three, you will learn the essential elements of light and shadow with instructor Iliya Mirochnik. You will explore the components of light theory such as light, shadow, half-tones, terminator line, cast shadow, and highlight. Iliya will teach you how to describe planed and curved surfaces on cylindrical objects.

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