Something Sketchy! (Drawing) (in person) | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Something Sketchy! (Drawing) (in person)

Explore various styles and techniques of drawing beginning with the fundamentals of art elements most notable in drawing such as line, value, shape and form. Ages 9–12

Gain experience with figure drawing, advanced color pencil and 3D drawing techniques. Students will be introduced to a sketchbook practices and habits to help students advance and explore as lifelong independent artists. Students will be inspired by artists such as Keith Haring and Jean Michel Basquiat and drawing styles of abstract, figure and pop art. The class also takes a field trip to visit the Minneapolis Institute of Art to practice observational drawing techniques. The course will end with a showcase of artwork for friends and family to admire. There is no class on Wednesday this week.

Open to students ages 9-12. MCAD strictly adheres to these age guidelines and is unable to allow exceptions. Please review our complete Summer Youth Camps Policies as well as our General Policies before completing your registration. Information about extended care options through Children's Theatre Company are included in the Summer Youth Camps Policies page.


Previous drawing experience is helpful, but not required.

Required materials

What to wear
Clothes appropriate for messy creativity.

What to bring
Please bring a packed lunch each day. No nuts please.


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  • Date:
  • Time:
    9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. CST
  • Day(s) of the week:
  • Ages:
    Open to students ages 9-12.
  • Term:
    Summer 2024
  • Instructor: Kayla Gregor
  • Location:
    In Person
  • SKU:
    CSK 0213 02 SU24


Previous drawing experience is helpful, but not required.