We're excited to announce that UAB will be hosting a 6 week site sketching workshop from Saturday 4 March - 8 June! It's a beautifully crisp time of year in Brisbane and the weather is perrrfect for drawing outdoors. Below is a sketchmap of our chosen route. The locations include:
Week 3 of the first Big Binge for 2013 and this group is coming along in leaps and bounds. The techniques we discovered this week were definitely in contrast to last week and our sketchers are stretching themselves with grace. Below is a recap of what we worked through. The results of which were sublime.
Techniques we focused on:
Positive & Negative Space
The Cathedral is a very grand space. With the subject being so vertical in height, it is necessary to consider the elements of composition in order to make the best use of your page.
* Thanks to the people of the St Johns Cathedral for your hospitality and warm understanding of our need to Binge within your amazing place.
Continuing the success of 2012's on-site sketching sessions, participants will soon be joining Emily Fong for weekly sketching sessions at various locations around Brisbane. The sites have been choosen to expand observational drawing skills and introduce concepts and ideas whilst exploring our city and exposing budding and experienced creatives to an abundance of inspiration. For more info or to enrol click here.
'UAB Blocks have been the best art sessions I've undertaken' C.E.