Instructor: Iryna Smitchkova
Fridays | February 4, 11, 18, 25, March 4, 11, 18, 25, 2022 | 2:00-3:30 pm | all levels | $220 | pencil | Falls Church Arts Gallery (supplies provided) (This is a revised schedule. Class start date has been delayed due to Covid surge.)
Learning basic academic drawing skills can be compared to learning sheet music for a musician. Providing a foundation for all kinds of painting, academic drawing makes the artist’s hand stronger and more confident. In addition to drawing skills, you will learn patience, accuracy, perseverance, and the ability to complete a concept.
Iryna Smitchkova is an international artist, born in the Soviet Union and now living in the United States. Her first degrees were in psychology, and these have had a huge impact on her art. Later in life, she finished the Andryaka School of Fine Arts, graduating with honors. Her paintings are in private collections around the world. read more…