We're sorry, but all ticket sales have ended.
  • Drawing 101
     July 22, 2024 - August 26, 2024
     1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Drawing 101

Instructor: Perdita Ross (subbing for Libby Watson)

(new dates)
July 22 – August 26  (6 weeks)
Mondays, 1 – 3:30 pm

Students will be introduced to principles and techniques of basic drawing using dry media with an emphasis on its formal language and working from direct observation. Students will become familiar with the tools of drawing and the proper use of each tool. Students will gain knowledge in how to interpret line, form, perspective, and scale. Students will learn through class the fundamentals of drawing technique. The first section of three classes will be revolved around this formal training as well as preparing a final project. The last three classes will be the completion of the final project as well as a discussion of the history of drawing. Students may choose to complete this final project on their own time.


Faber-Castel Drawing Pencil 2H
Faber-Castel Drawing Pencil HB*
FaberCastel Drawing Pencil 2B*
Faber-Castel Drawing Pencil 4B*
Faber-Castel Drawing Pencil 6B*
Blending stomps set 2,4,6*
Graphite Pencil (Ebony)*
White vinyl eraser*
Strathmore Drawing Pad 18” x 24”*
Masonite Clipboard 23”x 26”
Cork Backed Ruler 18”*
Toolbox or bag for supplies*
Black Charcoal Compressed and vine
A sandpaper block
Kneaded erasers
Handy Sketch Book size ? (mine is 5.5” x 8.5”)
Painters Tape*, you might prefer bulldog clamps
1-can Krylon Workable Fixative*
2 hole Canister Sharpener
23”x31” Tran Student Series Portfolio
Portfolio 24” x 30” or larger (only if you intend to stick with art)

Most items are available through Michaels and Amazon. All of these items are not absolutely required. Only the items with* are required.



Art Studio



Venue Phone: (850) 891-4000

1400 N Monroe St., Tallahassee, Florida, 32303, United States