Sketching Architecture

Date: 10 Mondays, September 13 - November 15, 2021
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Classroom 3A
Instructor: Maurice Casas
Level: No prior experience is needed
Tuition: $240 Non-Members / $216 Members

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Class Description

In this class, Maurice will introduce students to some of the basic techniques to create architectural sketches. Students will learn a step-by-step traditional process of drawing architecture using different materials and only a few tools.

color pencils (any brand)
watercolors (any brand)
mixed media pad (any brand, no smaller than 11x14)
#4 pencil
1 black pilot fine liner pen (or similar)
1 ultra-fine point black sharpie
1 fine point black sharpie
drawing triangle (medium size)
soft eraser

About the Instructor
Maurice Casas’ art is a result of several years of experimentation and a search for identity. It is the fusion of these two disciplines plus his personal sensitivity that have given him a new vision for color and design. His work creates an environment of invented realms and is juxtaposed between past and present. He uses semi-abstract and figurative mark-making to create tension between reality and fanciful. Using Pre-Columbian Art and Iconography and elements of Architecture, Maurice has developed a unique and colorful language with its own vocabulary. Originally from Colombia in South America, Maurice has attended Colegio Antonio Narino and New York City Technical College. He has lived in the United States for 35 years where he has worked as a Visual Artist and Architectural Designer.

Phone: 321-202-3669