Tag Archives: still life

Still Life Compositions with a Personal Touch

Art Portfolio and Drawing and Painting students have a big reason to celebrate as they have just conquered their own still life compositions. They were tasked to assemble objects that speak to their personality, heritage or even just a collection … Continue reading

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“Apple A Day” Drawings

To help warm up Drawing and Painting and Art Portfolio students, we recently created quick, two-class length drawings of apples. This was an exercise in patience and careful observation. This drawing assignment challenged students to look closely at apples. Beyond … Continue reading

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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

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Anatomy and Figure Drawing and Drawing and Painting Updates

In Anatomy and Figure Drawing students have developed diagrams that merge the rules of human proportions with the simple shapes that can be used to convey the shape of major muscle and bone groups. These renderings have been useful guides … Continue reading

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