Category Archives: portraits

A Salute to Service – Drawing and Painting Portraits

  Students in Drawing and Painting are proud to present their most recent project that focused on creating dynamic portraits of active duty and veterans of the military. This project was challenging on the surface – to accurately render with … Continue reading

Posted in direct observation, drawing and painting, drawing and painting samples, portraits, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Musician Portraits on Display

Drawing and Painting students are relieved to have this project under their belts. This was an experimental project, based on the traditional drawing assignment that requires the artist to cut a portrait in half and draw the other side. I … Continue reading

Posted in direct observation, drawing and painting, drawing and painting samples, portraits, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NRHS Welcomes Julie Beck!

Phenomenal and generous artist, Julie Beck visited Anatomy and Figure Drawing class Friday and talked about her creative process, inspiration and making her expressive mark on the world. Ms. Beck told the class about her realization of the day she … Continue reading

Posted in Beyond NRHS Opportunities, direct observation, Guest Artists, portraits, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment