Process & Practice Portrait: Giacometti Style with artist Jonathan Farr



Process & Practice

Session 2: Portrait: Giacometti Style

We explore the interplay of three dimensional forms and space using ourselves and the room around us as subject.

A fun explorative class Looking at the drawn and painted work of Giacometti, considering ourselves in space with artist Jonathan Farr

We’ll loosen with very quick energetic drawings followed by a much slower more considered response, putting down lines and drawing back over them, paring down, putting on, taking off again.

Paper large if possible
Masking tape or clips and a board or table
Pencils, rubbers, sharpeners or a knife
White, black gouache or acrylic
A thinish brush
Water and a container
Any other drawing materials like pastels, chalk, pens, markers
A mirror