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Drawing on Nature: Course offered Wednesday nights in Winter 2016.

Ann McMillan Black necked Stilt sketches Please join me for Drawing From Nature at the Palo Alto Art Center, January 14 - March 17, 2016.  7-10 pm, Wednesday evenings.   Registration opens December 11. Pre-register by sending me an email at, and I will reply with link when the catalog opens. 

Drawing on Nature
In this class we will focus on drawing natural subjects and sketching from life and collections.McMillan Sketchbook Page for Drawing class pebble Beach 5 x 5 mixed media Students are urged to
bring in their own natural materials to draw from, Ann will supply other materials as well.  This class will build on Assembling your Drawing Toolkit by exploring color and color theory in more depth, with an interest in building a painter's eye for color. At the end of the course students will have improved their drawing skills and be well started on an outdoor journal for further adventures.
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