If you can shade a sphere, a cube and a cylinder, you can learn to shade anysubject, no matter how complex. This course will show you how. In these five in-depth lessons youll learn how light operates on complexobjectsincluding concave formslike cups and bowls as well as organic subjects like fruit and vegetables. This course even includes an introduction to cross-hatching, one of the most sought after drawing skillsThe skills taught in this course are essentialfor anyone interested in continuing on to figure drawing. THE ART & SCIENCE of DRAWING is a remarkable program that will teach you how to draw one day at a time. The program is simple, each day youll watch one video lesson that will introduce an essential drawing skill, and then do the recommended practice. THE ART & SCIENCE of DRAWING is overflowing with powerful insights into the drawing process and offers some of the clearest, most accessible drawing instruction available. Many of the tools and techniques you’ll learn here are rarely seen outside of private art academies. This course is the eighth and final installment of an 8-part series. If you’re a beginner, we recommend going through the entire series in the following order: Basic Skills Dynamic Mark Making Form & Space Measuring & Proportion Contours Shading Fundamentals Shading: Beyond the BasicsIf you’ve got some drawing experience, feel free to mix and match The Art & Science of Drawingcourses to suit your personal needs as an artist!