Charcoal Workshop

Category: Seminars & Workshops

Event Date:

Sunday, April 2, 2017


12:00 pm - 4:30 pm


The Art Supply Depo
29 S Saint Clair St.
Toledo, OH 43604

Get Directions

Event Link:

GENERAL EVENT NOTICE: Due to recent concern over the spread of the corona virus, suggests confirming with the actual organizers that this event is still proceeding as planned.

Event Details:


Sunday, April 2nd from 12:00pm to 4:30pm
(4 hour class with 1/2 hour break)
Instructor: Deb Buchanan
Ages: Adults & Mature Teens
Experience: Beginner through Experienced Welcome
$60, register at link or by calling 419.720.6462

This workshop will teach you two different ways to approach working with charcoal. For the first half of the class we will develop techniques pertaining to the use of charcoal pencils, kneaded erasers, stumps and a variety of blending techniques. The second half of the workshop will include working on a toned paper and techniques for subtracting ground, building up layers of tone/value, and highlighting.


One large sheet of watercolor paper divided into two equal halves
One set of primo charcoal pencils
One kneaded eraser
One white plastic eraser
Spray fixative
Vine charcoal
Drawing board

Please register as soon as you plan on attending. Classes that don't reach the minimum number of students required will be canceled 48 hours before the first day of class. Last minute registrations are accepted if class minimum is met and space allows.

Toledo Opera 2020
TMA at Home
Back to All Events