DR325 Portrait Drawing Workshop
Nov 12-19, Su/10 AM-3 PM
10 hours / 2 sessions
$95, Michael White
One of the most extraordinary skills an artist can achieve is the ability to capture a likeness, whether realistically or interpretively. Embark on a fun-filled, inspired exploration of realism, exaggeration, cartooning and symbolism as you develop methods to convey a likeness. Drawing from life and from photographs, students will use various media to tackle the challenges of portraiture and produce realistic or interpretive representations of their subjects. Beginner through advanced skill levels welcome. Course Supply List
Otis is well known for its BFA degrees offered in fashion design . Under the direction of Rosemary Brantley , this program is considered one of the top fashion design programs of its kind in the .  Otis Fashion Design is housed at the California Market Center in downtown Los Angeles. Students benefit from working closely with design mentors and are trained in all aspects of the design process while emulating a fashion design studio, and following the industry’s seasonal schedule. Visiting critics have included designers such as Bob Mackie , Francisco Costa for Calvin Klein , Vera Wang , Diane von Fürstenberg , Isabel Toledo , Isaac Mizrahi , and Todd Oldham .  Major designers such as Eduardo Lucero and Rick Owens are alumni of the program.