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ONSITE: Long-Pose Portrait Figure Drawing (D)

Participants will draw portraits from a live, clothed figure model. A studio monitor will guide the model and overall experience, but drawing instruction is not provided. open to anyone interested in drawing portraits from a live, clothed figure model.

Special Notes

  • Instructor speaks Spanish, but the class is held in English.

    Preregistration is required in order to control the amount of students. There will be no instruction during this class. Those attending should bring all necessary materials; easels, stools, and tables are available. You will draw from live, nude models during this class.

    This is an On-site course. Students must follow current Covid-19 protocols, as outlined on our website. On-site courses do not come with studio access outside of class time. Paid open studio access is available through our Studio Access Program. Please visit visarts.org for more information.

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About the Instructor

Salis Dembling

Salis was raised in New York City and Massachusetts and spent formative years in L.A. and South America. She's mixed/Black and the daughter of Black Historian Sterling Stuckey and granddaughter of poet Elma Stuckey She studied drawing and sculpture at Columbia University, where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree. She studied painting and illustration at The School of Visual Arts and in the studio of portrait painter John Murray, both in New York as well. She completed the professional four year atelier painting program and teacher training program at Studio Incamminati in Philadelphia. As well as being a visual artist she is a musician/composer. She co-founded art and activism collectives and a radical community center called Better than Television.

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ONSITE: Long-Pose Portrait Figure Drawing (D)

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May 1910 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Day: Sun
Tuition: $2.00
Member Tuition: $1.80
Additional fees apply
Instructor: Salis Dembling
Level: All Levels
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