In the final session of the winter drawing lab participants were exploring traditional images such as The Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci and creating quick sketches of the shape and model presented in a black and white copy of the image.
Using various mediums and exploring the image through the eyes of cubism gave participants a new view the image, simplifying everything into basic shapes.
Looking at the human eye and exploring how to draw it using basic shapes is a fun exercise.
Learning to be free in drawing with many new mediums is a fun challenge for all.
Quick, 1 minute ink washes of Mona Lisa.
Looking at Picasso through cubist eyes is an interesting exercise for artists in the 21st century.
If what you see has sparked your interest, sign up for a spring class or workshop at the Art Junction beginning soon!