Lisa Daria Kennedy - Sketchbook as a Visual Journal and Memoir (Online); Wednesdays, July 20 & 27, 2022

Date: Wednesdays, July 20 & 27, 2022
Time:  10:00 AM-12:30 PM Pacific Time (1:00-3:30 PM Eastern Time/6:00-8:30 PM London Time)
Level: All
Medium: Pen & marker

This workshop embraces the practice of keeping a sketchbook, daily, or almost daily. Together we’ll draw from observation and practice using different sketchbook layouts to make an impression of the day. We’ll talk about how a sketchbook can be used as a journal to record your impressions about your daily life, trips, and events. We’ll practice visual story-telling techniques and how to make your sketchbook pages organized and appealing all while learning ways to make fast and decisive drawings. All levels welcome, demos will be in pen and marker.

Lisa Daria Kennedy grew up along the northeast edge of the Hockomock Swamp in Massachusetts. She received her BA from Roger Williams University in Graphic Design, a BFA from Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Illustration and an MFA from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design in 2D.  Kennedy creates product designs and surface illustrations for the international giftware industry. She is affiliated with Roger Williams University in Bristol, RI as the Design Editor for the literary publication, Mount Hope and is an Assistant Professor at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston, MA.

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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.
  • Interact with the instructor and other participants, watch live demos and receive feedback and instruction. You will have access to a class chat forum on our website where you can share work, comment and ask questions.
  • 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.