Coupon & course info
Course Name: Sketchbooks: Drawing the Everyday
Subtitle: Develop your drawing skills as you learn to capture the world around you in expressive compositions!
Instructor: Taught by Craftsy.com, Make Something That Means Something
Subcategory: Arts & Crafts
Provided by: Udemy
Price: $40 (before discount)
Free coupon code: See above (no charge for coupon)
Review info & popularity
As of January 2, 2017…
Students: 315 students enrolled
Ratings: 28 reviews
Rank: ranked #98f in Udemy Lifestyle Courses
Brief course description
Join the 13,680+ Craftsy students who have already enrolled in this course!
Average star rating on Craftsy is 4.4/5 stars.
Become a better artist with a portable, versatile companion – your sketchbook! Artist Paul Heaston shares an inspiring range of ways to use pencil, ink and watercolor in your own on-the-go “studio.” Explore the world of sketching for beginners as you learn to accurately depict subject matter in dimensional space. Discover an array of texture-building ink techniques, and find out how to use this bold, impactful medium to express light and shadow. Infuse your work with color and character with Paul’s pro tips for painting smooth watercolor washes, and then combine what you’ve learned with valuable lessons on creating eye-catching compositions. Whether you want to depict people, architecture or nature, you’ll gain the confidence and creative skills to fill up your sketchbook with artful, evocative work!
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Learn to make something incredible. That’s the big idea behind Craftsy, your online learning destination for creativity of all kinds. From woodworking to photography to cooking and more, our collection features more than 1200 classes taught by the some of the world’s most qualified instructors. Every Craftsy class includes hours of high-quality instruction, fully indexed lesson plans and downloadable reference materials.; Paul Heaston received his MFA in painting from Montana State University. He’s also a correspondent for Urbansketchers.org, an internationally recognized website that showcases visual journalism. You can find some of Paul’s work on his sketch blog, Three Letter Word for Art. Paul has been teaching college-level drawing and painting since 2005.
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Final details for this Udemy course
Skill level: Beginner Level
Lectures: 8 lessons
Duration: 3 hours of video
What you get: Transfer the familiar skill of journaling to the creation of a visual diary
Target audience: Beginning and intermediate artists who want to explore realistic drawing techniques and urban sketching
Requirements: Three drawing pencils in varying hardness (HB, 2B, and 4B recommended)
Access: Lifetime access
Peace of mind: 30 day money back guarantee
Availability: available online, as well as on iOS and Android
Download options: check course to see if you can download lessons