Painterly Drawing – The Art Students League

Painterly Drawing

Sherry Camhy

Sherry Camhy, Moses, silver and gold on parchment, 14 x 20 inches

Class Description

The focus of this class is to provide the information helpful for each person to achieve their goal as an artist. Along with working from the model, sequential lectures and demonstrations will address topics such as anatomy, composition, perspective, from black and white to color, drawing to painting, Old Masters techniques to contemporary concepts of the figure, portrait, still life, landscape, narrative, and abstraction based on observation, imagination, and expression. The goal is personal and professional artistic development. All materials explored. All levels welcome.

About the Instructor

Sherry Camhy’s work has been exhibited in galleries and museums in the United States and abroad, and reviewed in ArtNews, TimeOut/NY, and International Artist magazines. She is the author of Art of the Pencil, the Material World column of Drawing magazine, and articles for Fine Art Connoisseiur. When not giving workshops at the Art Students League, the School of Visual Arts, and the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, Ms. Camhy can be found in her studio in West Chelsea, New York.

Read Sherry Camhy’s recent museum exhibition reviews on “LINEA.”


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