SS161 Introduction to Drawing: Tools, Techniques and Terminology

  • 16 Sep 2014
  • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Artist's Studio, 75015, Paris; Metro: Balard
  • 10


  • Full Course Fee is 60 EUR

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WICE, Jan OlssonTuesday, 16 September
(one-day session)

Time: 11:00-13:00 
Cost: 60 EUR

Shopping for art supplies can be puzzling. If you’ve thought about trying your hand at drawing, but have been unsure what materials you need and how to start, this course is designed to help you.

  • It will provide you with a general list of basic drawing tools and their French Translations.
  • Offer a list of Paris art supply stores and their specialties.
  • Introduce you to a variety of paper types and how to choose them for the tools you use.
  • Demonstrate how to select and apply each tool, and observe what effects it can obtain.
  • Give you a hands-on opportunity to experiment with different mediums.

Additional information 
Students interested in this topic can also register for "Drawing Practice: Learning to See".

About the instructor 
Jan Olsson holds a Master of Fine Arts in Drawing and is an engaging teacher with many years of teaching experience. She is also a highly skilled practicing artist who exhibits internationally. For more information on Jan and to view her work visit her website.

Image credit Jan Olsson

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