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Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

PAD 08 - Advanced Drawing

with Jessica Blinkhorn


Class is canceled

*Please note new ending date*  Class skips Sept. 14 

An advanced drawing course makes use of the knowledge and skills learned in Introduction to Drawing and is designed to help the students find their personal voice. We explore a variety of approaches to drawing that assist with revealing the subjective in the objective, personal expression, and the possibility of being unsuccessful in our pursuit of a successful drawing. 

Supply List:

  • 8” x10” Sketchbook
  • 14” x17” Strathmore Drawing Pad
  • Charcoal Pencil(s) (variety hard, medium, and soft)
  • White Charcoal Pencil
  • 3 Pack of Micron Pens
  • Strathmore 400 Series Toned Mixed Media Pads
  • Drafting pencil with refills
  • Blending Stumps
  • Kneaded Eraser

You can order all supplies and have them ready for you at your class on the first day by ordering from Binders! Advanced Drawing supplies available here:

About the Instructor:  Jessica Elaine Blinkhorn is a graduate of Kennesaw State University with her BFA in Drawing and Painting and she pursued her MFA in the same concentration at Georgia State University. Following her Master's degree, which she received in the spring of 2010, Blinkhorn worked as a self-sustaining artist. She began working as an Instructor in the arts while in grad school but her first adjunct position arrived in June of 2011 at Georgia Perimeter College in Dunwoody. She continued working for GPC at their Dunwoody and Clarkston campuses until the summer of 2016 before accepting a full-time position as a Middle School Art teacher in Clayton County. Blinkhorn held that position from 2016-2017 but ultimately decided to return to higher education accepting a full-time faculty position at Georgia State University and Perimeter College's. Blinkhorn has a total of 11 years of instructional experience, has been spotlighted on ABCNEWS, is the subject of an award-winning documentary short, was a semi-finalist for the Forward Arts Emerging Artist Award, and has a passion for teaching the arts.

  • Aug 24 - Oct 19th, 2019
    Sat for 8 weeks from 3:30 - 5:30 pm

Carriage House, Ground Floor

980 Briarcliff Road Northeast
ATLANTA, GA 30306 Get directions

Room: Painting/Drawing Studio 1

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