Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide

with Patricia Watwood

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Capture the human form with realistic and expressive energy in this FREE class! Renowned artist Patricia Watwood leads you through the simple steps to create a striking figure study. Read More…

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  2. Meet the Instructor
  3. Ratings & Reviews
  4. Materials
  5. FAQs

What Materials are Included in This Class?

Includes complementary downloadable instructions, supply lists and exclusive patterns.

Supplies You Will Need to Complete This Class

  • Drawing board: 23" x 26" (58 cm x 66 cm)
  • Graphite pencils: HB, 2B and 3B (one or two of each) 
  • Gray kneaded eraser
  • White eraser
  • Pastel pencil in white
  • White artist's or blue painter's tape
  • Two large bulldog clips or similar
  • Sandpaper block or sandpaper (fine to medium grit) 

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For Free You Get:

  • 7 HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Close-up instruction with renowned artist Patricia Watwood
  • Downloadable class materials that include supplies, resources and step-by-step images of figure drawings
  • Answers and critiques from your classmates in our virtual classroom
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