Drawing for Dummies


Saturday October 29, 2016, 9am-12pm

(3 hours instruction time)

Fee: $30 members / $35 non-members, materials supplied

Instructor: Michelle Gazely

Level: Beginners. For adults and older youth (16+ yrs).

Location: Smithers Art Gallery


Join us for a no-experience required, absolute beginners drawing class. This workshop will cover everything you need to know, from choosing your supplies to basic drawing techniques. Instructor Michelle Gazely will offer you practical tips and encourage you to enjoy the process. Let’s conquer your fear of the white page and start drawing!

Topics will include:

  • the importance of observation - drawing what you see rather than what you think you see
  • how to measure space and proportion using your pencil
  • contour drawing


Registration and pre-payment are required. Sign up at the gallery during open hours (Tues-Fri 12-4pm, Sat 9am-1pm), or by phone with a credit card - 250-847-3898.

Cancellation policy: 50% refund on cancellations made 48hrs or more prior to the workshop

Discounts are offered to members. Memberships are $25 (valid May 1-April 30). Click here for details on how to become a member.

The fall 2016 art workshops are brought to you at a reduced cost thanks to the generous support of re/max bulkley valley