This workshop is a 2-part class that will help further your skill by exploring line-work, form, tone and value. With the first being a lesson with Juan Travieso about line-work and different technique to create lines. Followed by a lesson with Katerina Santos on form, tone, and value. Using a simple still life, she will work from observation and show participants how to do a reductive tonal drawing using a charcoal ground and an erasure to create a variety of tones.
- White drawing paper 5 sheets
- Soft, medium and hard charcoal pencils
- Compressed charcoal
- Kneaded eraser and/or regular drawing eraser
- X-Acto knife
- Chamois or multiple soft paper towels
About the artists:
TRATOS is an established collaboration between Miami based artists Juan Travieso and Katerina Santos.
Juan Travieso is a professional Cuban artist based in Miami, Fl. Travieso graduated from Art Center College of Art and Design with a BA in Illustration. Then went on to graduate from the Museum School of Fine Arts in Boston, Ma. He has exhibited with major galleries and museums around the world; and collaborated with some of the world’s leading brands.
Katerina Santos is a Miami-based artist. Santos graduated with her BA in Painting from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia, PA. Santos has shown in various museums and galleries in the United States. She has also worked on multiple large-scale projects with international brands and institutions.
Beginner level. Program recommended for ages 16 and up. Capacity is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please note there are no refunds or exchanges. Supplies will be available for those that don’t bring their own. Visitors must wear facial coverings at all times while in the buildings.
Please be advised that audio and video recording during this program is prohibited without written consent from HistoryMiami Museum.