two saturday classes | 9/17 & 9/24





2H, HB, 2B pencils

Kneaded eraser

White design eraser

9”x12” pad of drawing paper



Portfolio Preparation

Portfolio preparation is a difficult and poorly ­defined task. This class is designed for middle schoolers who wish to pursue advanced art programs, and need to prepare a portfolio for submission. The inspector will present information, lead a discussion, give examples, and direct several activities designed to help students build a portfolio in a constructive and evolving fashion.

About the Instructor

Jay Bailey was born in Reno, Nevada in 1976. He has a BA in Fine Art from the University of Nevada in Reno, undertook post­baccalaureate studies at the San Francisco Art Institute and has his MFA from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He has shown work in group and solo shows in America, Canada and Australia. He taught at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas art department prior to teaching all ages and skill levels in Dallas, Texas. His work focuses solely on the human figure with a strong emphasis on drawing.