Drawing Workshop with Joyce Raimondo on Zoom (3 Sessions)
Mondays, November 7th, 14th and 21st at 2:00 pm. Before Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner created abstract art, they drew from observation. Joyce Raimondo, Education Coordinator, presents early drawings by Pollock and Krasner, followed by hands-on activities designed to improve skills of observation and show a range of drawing techniques. Artists of all levels welcomed. The library will not provide any supplies. You only need to sign up once and you will get the Zoom link the evening before for each session.
Monday, November 14th at 2 pm: What’s My Line! Pencil Drawing – Following a presentation of Pollock’s early graphite drawings, we will explore basics of observational drawing and modeling with pencil. From cross hatching, blending, and highlighting, this workshop will teach you creative ways that you can use pencil to create light and shade. Supplies; several sheets of paper, pencil, sharpener, eraser.
Monday, November 21st at 2 pm: Who Am I? Self-Portraits – How do artists Pollock, Krasner, Picasso, Miro and others express their inner life in self-portraits? Following a presentation and tour of the Pollock-Krasner barn studio, participants will create expressive self-portraits working alongside Joyce Raimondo live on Zoom. Have drawing supplies on hand.
To receive a Zoom link, click HERE