2022: It's going to be ANOTHER Summer of Drawing!  

Drawing classes Zoom with artist Elizabeth R. Whelan from her studio in Massachusetts near Boston, Rhode Island, ConnecticutDuring the summer of 2022 Martha's Vineyard artist Elizabeth R. Whelan and the Vineyard Haven Public Library will team up once again to fill your weeks with FREE drawing classes via Zoom, every Wednesday at 11 am from May 25 - October 5, 2022. Class details will be posted here as the dates get closer! These classes are aimed at adults who are brushing up their drawing skills, but any age can attend.
You can register now for 'ANOTHER Summer of Drawing' by clicking this link.

Watch a short intro video to 'ANOTHER Summer of Drawing' here.

In the meantime, join us for a drawing warm-up every Sunday morning at 11 am from January 9 - May 22! You can Zoom with the library and Elizabeth as they replay all the videos from last year's Summer of Drawing, one each week. Feel free to jump in at any time. Get back in the drawing groove and by the time May rolls around you will be all ready for ANOTHER Summer of Drawing!
Register for the Sunday replay session by clicking this link.

Don't worry if you can't join us in person, you can still watch all 20 classes on Elizabeth's YouTube channel, and she will be uploading this summer's sessions each week. And feel free to get in touch with her if you have any questions!

 

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DOWNLOADS FOR 'A SUMMER OF DRAWING'

Watch the class videos on Elizabeth's YouTube channel and download the corresponding class pdf(s) to get all the content!  Note that in order to upload clear-image pdfs, we had to break some of them into smaller pdfs -- please download the set for each class. Thanks!

Elizabeth Whelan's Favorite Drawing Materials

Class no. 1 - Value and Composition - pdf of main info and exercises

Class no. 2 - Perspective and Measuring - pdf of main info and exercises

Class no. 3 - Graphite: Landscape and Plein Air - pdf of main info and exercises

Class no. 4 - Graphite: Landscape and Plein Air II - pdf of main info and exercises

Class no. 5 - Charcoal: Still Life and Figures - pdf of main info and exercises

Class no. 6 - Charcoal: Still Life and Figures II - pdf of main info and exercises

Class no. 7 - Pen & Ink: Places and People - pdf 1      pdf 2

Class no. 8 - Pen & Ink: Places and People II - pdf 1     pdf 2

Class no. 9 - Conte Crayon: Trois Couleur method for skin tones - pdf 1    pdf 2

Class no. 10 - Conte Crayon: Trois Couleur method for skin tones II - pdf 1

Class no. 11 - Silverpoint: Learn an Old Masters' technique - pdf 1    pdf 2

Class no. 12 - Silverpoint: Learn an Old Masters' technique II - pdf 1    pdf 2

Class no. 13 - Mixed Media: Abstraction in Drawing - pdf 1    pdf 2

Class no. 14 - Mixed Media: Abstraction in Drawing II - pdf 1

Class no. 15 - Colored Pencils: Drawing Beautiful Plants and Fruit - pdf 1    pdf 2

Class no. 16 - Colored Pencils: Drawing Beautiful Plants and Fruit II - pdf 1    pdf 2

Class no. 17 - All Drawing Media: Drawing Folds, Drawing Animals - pdf 1    pdf 2

Class no. 18 - All Drawing Media: Drawing Folds, Drawing Animals II - pdf 1   pdf 2   pdf 3   pdf 4  pdf 5

Class no. 19 - All Drawing Media: Working from Memory and Imagination - pdf 1   pdf 2   pdf 3   pdf 4

Class no. 20 - All Drawing Media: Working from Memory and Imagination II - pdf 1   pdf 2   pdf 3   pdf 4