Classes & Workshops

Drawing II

  • Class starts on: Thursday, March 31, 2022
  • Duration: 8 Weeks
  • Thursdays | 05:30 pm - 07:30 pm
  • Location: Main Campus
  • Fee: $260


Learn to draw using methods taught by the old masters. Create accurate drawings in line and by modeling subtle transitions in value, bringing a sense of three-dimensionality to your work. With graphite or charcoal, we will create drawings that are works of art. Skill level: Intermediate

Required Supplies

Bring drawing pad and graphite pencil to first class. • Soft vine charcoal, • Charcoal pencil (soft or 4B), • Graphite drawing pencils (HB, 2B), • Kneaded eraser, • Blending stump, • Drawing pad (14x17”, Strathmore 400 Series, suitable for dry media), • Charcoal drawing pad: airspray (Aquanet), aerosol or workable fixative (Blair’s or Krylon)


Joseph Mattus

Joseph Mattus has an illustration major from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, where he earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts. He later graduated from Grand Central Atelier, where he studied under nationally recognized Jacob Collins, Joshua LaRock, Scott Waddell, Justin Wood and others. Since completing a five year study in New York, Joseph has taught privately. As a new Florida resident, he has entered several local exhibitions, winning Best in Show at the Dunedin Art Center, the Pinellas Park Art Society exhibitions and the Winter Garden Art Association “SOBO” Annual exhibition.

Joseph Mattus
Instructor Bio
Drawing II