Teen Drawing & Design

Visual Arts Room
Presented by
Thursdays from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Grade Range
8th grade - 12th grade
Member tuition
Non-member tuition

$122.00 (become a member)

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Students in this 6-week course will  learn to identify and apply the fundamentals of art and design to create meaningful works of art. They will create a strong foundation in drawing media and design through an investigation of line, value, form, perspective, and texture. Students will hone their skills while developing their own personal self-expression and artistic voice.  Students will begin to create their own well-rounded, expressive, artistic portfolio.

Week 1 - Use of Line - contour, gesture, and blind.

Week 2- Understanding of shape and form, including symmetrical, symmetrical, radio and crystallographic balance.

Week 3- Cross contour approach in drawing of still life and non-objective art.

Week 4- Understanding of perspective - one-point, two-and three-point perspective and it’s application in an architectural study.

Week 5- Value study in floral design. Understand and create a variety of textures in works of art and creation of 3-D forms. Learn the application of hatching, cross hatching, stippling, and other forms of shading with pencil and Sharpie.

Week 6- Anatomical study of trees and their details. Learn to see what is important in drawing of any tree in a landscape.

Medium and Supplies
Art Area
Visual Arts
Supplies provided

Svetlana Ottney

CTAC Petoskey
Cancellation & Class Policies

Cancellation Policy for Classes and One-Day Workshops in Petoskey

Student Withdrawal
Requests for cancellation by the student at least seven (7) days prior to the first day of class will be honored (minus a $20 processing fee).  NO REFUNDS will be given for a student cancellation made less than seven (7) days in advance of the first day of the class.

When Public Schools of Petoskey are closed due to inclement weather, CTAC-Petoskey classes are cancelled. We will do our best to provide a make-up opportunity for the missed class. Refunds will not be given if the student is unable to attend the rescheduled session of class. Workshops and one-time classes will be handled on a per-class basis. School of Ballet students are asked to make up the missed class in an alternate session approved by their instructor.

Minimum Enrollment
Crooked Tree Arts Center reserves the right to cancel any class that does not meet its minimum student enrollment prior to the first class session. If a class is cancelled by CTAC for lack of enrollment, CTAC will offer a full refund to the student in the manner in which tuition was paid.  (Cash payments will be refunded by check.)