OSHR 1702 - The Power of Perspective Drawing

  • Noncredit
  • Fort Collins

This course is offered through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Colorado State University. You must be a member of Osher to enroll in this course.

Put drama and a dynamic viewpoint in any drawing or painting by incorporating the basic skills of perspective drawing. Participants will learn one and two point perspective. Even if you have no skill in drawing, learning how to draw in perspective is an intriguing skill that involves basic geometric shapes. Aerial perspective is also discussed as part of an overall description of what perspective is and does for the artist and viewer.

Readings: Online educational exercises in linear perspective: http://www.olejarz.com/arted/perspective/

Noncredit courses do not produce academic credit nor appear on a Colorado State University academic transcript.