Entries by Ann Benrud

Figure Drawing

Saturday, Feb. 8, 15 & 22 @ 1 – 4 p.m. * Learn to drawn the human figure from direct observation and explore various materials and techniques, like contour, gesture, and schematic drawing. Live model present. All experience levels are welcome.

Photography as Documentation, Empowerment, and Love

Sat., March 21 & 28, 1 – 4 p.m. * Learn how to make photos that center human experience, in all its dynamism and complexity with artist Roosevelt Mansfield. Take inspiration from images of Gordon Parks and Jamel Shabazz, and the layered process behind these photos’ making.


Thurs., May 7, 14, 21, & 28, 4 – 8 p.m. * Draw upon your own history and learn basic bookbinding techniques to create a personalized book. Explore a variety of mixed-media techniques and personal narratives to fill your book, as well as unexpected insights and inspiration gleaned along the way.