Workshop: Drawing Faces

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Workshop: Drawing Faces
April 10, 2015 10:00 am
$60 for members, $70 for non-members


Drawing Faces with Pamela Lanza
APRIL 10 — Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
East Wing | Studio Classroom
$60 for members, $70 for non-members

This workshop will teach simple and reliable steps for mapping facial features with proper placement and proportion. Participants will study the features individually, then practice steps for drawing faces in frontal and three-quarter view. Students will also learn about underlying anatomy and rules for shading faces, discover how to draw hair, explore expressive rendering and experience the empowering and proven magic of a master study. (Please email the instructor for specifics:

All materials and snacks are included in the cost. Class size is limited and advanced registration is required.


About the Instructor

Pamela Lanza has an MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute, and has taught at SFAI and UC Berkeley Extension programs for over 15 years. Her work has been exhibited at galleries & college campuses across the country, including The Graduate Theological Union (Berkeley), UNC Asheville, Florida State University, California Institute of Integral Studies (San Francisco), Stanford University, and Linn-Benton College (Oregon). Her work has appeared in Harper’s Ferry Review, Paterson Literary Review, and Anatomical Venus by poet Meg Schoerke. She is currently represented by Sandra Lee Gallery, San Francisco.