So familiar yet so hard to draw! Hands are throughout art history, abundantly represented and forever a challenge for the artist. These days, even AI struggles with them!
In this fun beginners class, learn to draw hands better through a series of fun drawing exercises for all levels!
What will we cover?
This beginner’s art class will cover:
- The basics of hands’ anatomy for artists
- Different ways to represents and draw hands
- Learn to sketch your own hand drawing
What will you need?
- Very basic drawing material: pencil, fine liner, sharpie and some paper.
- In one of the exercice, we’ll be using the three primary colours in watercolour. It’s optional but if you have any colour material, bring those to follow along!
- Closed Captions
- Early Bird Cheap Tix
- Free Tix for First Nation Attendees
- Auslan Interpreted Upon Request
Who will be teaching?
Emilie (she/her) is an artist and educator based
between Melbourne and Marseille (Fr), working across media with a focus
on community-based practice and education. She graduated from her PhD in
Fine Arts at the Victorian College of the Arts in 2020 and has been an
art resident at Testing Grounds (2020), Making Space (2021) and the
Comic Art Workshop (2021).
Emilie has exhibited her works at FortyFive Downstairs gallery, the
Abbotsford convent, No Vacancy Gallery, Arcade and George Patton
In 2021, Emilie opened Couleur in Collingwood, a printmaking studio focusing on DIY, hand-prints, and experimental printmaking. Since 2023, Couleur Studio
has relocated in South of France. Emilie is also a comic book artist
and her illustration has been published by the Lifted Brow and she
self-published her first graphic novel in 2018 with Tree Paper Comics in
Melbourne. In 2023 she is running Glow Comics Trails festival with
Laneway Learning, celebrating Melbourne’s booming comics scene.
Image of Teacher’s own work
Any other questions or ways we can assist with accessibility? Just shoot an email to Maddy (she/her) at email@example.com.