Practice Figure Drawing Session 01/10

Figure drawing from life model practice session with Michael Mentler. Students are free to practice on their own or observe Michael at work. He will occasionally share drawing tips as well as critique his students from morning class.

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Portrait drawing session 01/09

Starting in January, TSoFA is launching portrait drawing sessions with Michael Mentler. Students will be drawing a single pose from a costumed live model. However, our studio allows students to pick a different vantage point in case they want to practice multiple poses. Additionally, students will be able to observe Michael’s portrait drawing process as […]

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Heads, Faces, and Features MasterClasses

TSoFA is launching its Heads, Faces, and Features MasterClasses — instructed by Michael Mentler. He will do a demo and lecture at the beginning of each class for approximately one hour. After that, we will work from a live costumed model for the next three hours. It will be one pose for the entire class. […]

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Figure Drawing Master Classes

In this on-going series of Masterclasses, Michael will demonstrate procedures and methods used by the world’s greatest Masters for over six centuries. These procedures take you through the art of the start by capturing the figures’ contrapposto gestural rhythms. We will cover the proportions and landmarks that one needs to successfully draw the human form. […]

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Practice Figure Drawing Session 01/03

Figure drawing from life model practice session with Michael Mentler. Students are free to practice on their own or observe Michael at work. He will occasionally share drawing tips as well as critique his students from morning class.

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Figure drawing sessions

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Join us at the Society of Figurative Arts for the life drawing session with Michael Mentler every Friday 11:30am – 2:30pm. Students will have a chance to practice drawing from the model as well as observe Maester Mentler at work and receive tips and pointers on figure drawing. Space is limited, reserve your spot here. […]

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