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DukeCreate Workshop: Gesture Drawing

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About the workshop:

In this class students will leave knowing how to draw a human or at least know how to look at the human body and know how to transfer that to a page. Students will learn about fore shortening, proportions and how to start capturing the body in motion/action. No drawing experience needed. If all you can draw is stick figures I promise you will at least leaving this 2 hour workshop knowing how to draw proportionate block people. Gesture drawing is a skill that all artists should work on and is a great tool in the illustrators tool belt. Come learn and draw with Raj today!

About the instructor:

Raj Bunnag is an artist and printmaker based in Durham, NC. He graduated from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2012 with a BFA in printmaking. Since moving to North Carolina, Raj has worked out of a local print studio, Super G Print Lab, which is a community of artist/printers in the area. His artistic strengths are relief linocut/woodcut prints and multicolored screen prints.

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What is DukeCreate?

DukeCreate is a series of free, hands-on arts workshops designed to help Duke students, staff, and faculty develop a variety of creative skills. Workshops are open to all skill levels and backgrounds. Most take place in the Duke Arts Annex or the Rubenstein Arts Center and are held weeknights 6-8pm. DukeCreate is sponsored by the Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts (DukeArts) and University Center Activities and Events (UCAE).

How much does the workshop cost?

Workshops are free to all Duke students and staff, with priority given to students. Class size is limited. Students must sign up in advance at https://training.oit.duke.edu/dukecreate. Walk-ins will only be accommodated on a space-available basis.

Can staff attend DukeCreate workshops?

Duke students can reserve their spot in advance. Online enrollment for Duke staff opens on the day of the workshop. Staff can also show up 10 minutes prior to a workshop in case a slot becomes available.


Where is the Arts Annex?

Our address is 404 Gattis St, Durham, NC 27701.


Can I take a bus there?

Yes! The Arts Annex is located on East Campus, off of bus routes (C1, C2 & CSW) that run along Campus Drive.


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Details

Status Archived
Date Friday, January 24th, 2020
Time 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location Arts Annex
Leader Raj Bunnag
Enrolled 18 of 20

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