Adult (age 16+), Classes, Yard School of Art, Drawing & Illustration, Marion Held

Introduction to Drawing

Get creative while learning the fundamentals of drawing for the beginner or those wishing to enhance their skills.  We will cover line, shape, tone and composition.  Course includes an overview of mediums and papers.

This class is online with live instruction. Students will need to have a computer, tablet, or phone with internet and access to Zoom.  Students will also need to have class specific art materials that are listed here.

Thursdays, Jul 2–Aug 20
1:30 pm
4:00 pm
Member Price
Non-Member Price
Adult (age 16+)
Event Type
Drawing & Illustration
Priority Registration
Open Registration

Marion Held

In her teaching, Marion Held’s goal is to facilitate student's growth in their ability to see, and importantly, to confidently draw what they see. Teaching drawing to beginners as well as to those who want to refresh their skills is her passion, developed over 25 years of teaching drawing at MAM. 

Marion has exhibited work in museums and galleries in New York City, Dakar, Senegal, Tokyo, Japan, Israel, Newark, Clinton, and Trenton, NJ. She has participated in artists residencies in many countries, received numerous awards and was reviewed in the New York Times and the Newark Star Ledger.