Diana Belenky – Anatomy of the Head for Portraiture (Online); Tuesdays, June 13-27, 2023

Date: Tuesdays, June 13-27, 2023
Time: 11:00 AM-1:30 PM Pacific Time (2:00-4:30 PM Eastern Time/7:00-9:30 PM London Time)
Level: All
Medium: Drawing in graphite

Learn the anatomical structure of the head! You will learn anatomical landmarks of the skull and what to look for when drawing a head. Lectures and demos will be on proportions of the head, basic design for head shape construction, the head in perspective and tilts and orientations of the head in space.

Diana Belenky is an award-winning artist whose primary tool for expression is the emotion of light, color, and texture. Belenky has won many competitions and awards, including the 2020 Martha’s Vineyard Prize, the 32nd National Drawing Competitive Exhibition at Gormley Gallery and the Posey Grant in Painting. Her work has been included in the de Young Museum and the International Museum of Contemporary Masters of Fine Art. She has exhibited at the International Figurative Art exhibition at the Richeson Gallery and is represented by 33 Contemporary Gallery. Belenky has been published in Art Market Magazine and Art Ascent Magazine. She has an MFA from the New York Academy of Art and is a Professor at the Academy of Art University of San Francisco. www.dianabelenky.com

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About Our Online Classes:

  • This class is taught live via Zoom. To take this class, you need a microphone and camera enabled computer OR an iPad /smart tablet OR a smart phone (android or IOS) and a strong internet connection.
  • You will have access to an online class group message board on our website where you can share work, comment and ask questions. (Exact use of the message board, critique of student work and general class format is at the discretion of the instructor, please check course description for details.)
  • Class will be recorded and recordings expire 60 days after the final day of the course.
  • Participants will receive an email with the Zoom link and class details 5-7 days before the class starts (don’t forget to check your junk folder). Zoom link will also be posted in the class message board. Check your confirmation email for a message board link. Find out how to access the class group message board here.