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Shading & Drapery

Running Time
118 Minutes

Special Price
$55.00 US

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Use light and dark to describe form with both nude figures and drapery. Drawing highlights. Shading for volume. Techniques for rendering drapery.

SHADING & DRAPERY is the sixth in a series of eight classical life drawing video workshops.

SHADING & DRAPERY provides both female and male nude models plus draperd fabric posing in real-time for maximum viewer participation. No need to rewind.

This video approximates a live classroom situation, and includes split-screen demos and examples of student work at different levels.

SHADING & DRAPERY provides basic techniques including use of the light source, hatching, and simplifying by "mapping'" the shadow and/or light shapes.

  • Materials needed for SHADING & DRAPERY

  • Newsprint, sketch or drawing paper, approx. 18” x 24”

  • Vine and/or compressed charcoal, charcoal pencil or Conté.

  • White or light colored chalk, Conté stick or pencil

  • Chamois cloth, clean rag or soft paper towel

  • Kneaded eraser

DVD - ISBN#1-56568-023-5
MP4 - ISBN#1-56568-036-7