ESP Biography



CAROLYN LU, MIT junior interested in art and computer graphics




Major: 6-2

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: 2018

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Past Classes

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How to Draw People in Splash 2016 (Nov. 19 - 20, 2016)
A fast-paced tour of anatomy and tricks for drawing people! From the face to the feet we'll go over all you need to know to draw convincing people in any style. If we have time, we'll also do some figure drawing so you can put what you've learned to practice!


How to Draw People in Splash 2015 (Nov. 21 - 22, 2015)
Want to design characters for your comic? Draw more realistic portraits? Sketch people in cafes with greater precision? In this class, we'll go over the basics of human anatomy for art and the various techniques you can use to draw the human body from reference or imagination. Recommended that you have some prior art experience (you've tried to draw more than a stick figure before).


How to Draw People in Splash 2014 (Nov. 22 - 23, 2014)
Want to stalker-sketch people on trains with increased accuracy? Been meaning to make that comic but can only draw stick figures? In How to Draw People you will learn how to draw people. We'll go through the basics of drawing faces and figures and then get down to anatomy and foreshortening and tricks for constructing people on paper quickly and accurately.


How to Learn How to Draw in Splash 2014 (Nov. 22 - 23, 2014)
Art can be hard. Art classes can be stupid. Let's break down what it really takes to learn how to draw and how to do it on your own. We'll go over some of the theory behind learning art (why your middle school art teacher may have told you to draw something upside down or with a grid and why that only works up to a point) and then we'll go over online resources and helpful exercises.


Digital Art is Fun in Splash 2014 (Nov. 22 - 23, 2014)
Curious about digital art? Want to try a drawing tablet? We'll have an overview of the hardware and software available, their pros and cons, the pros and cons of digital vs. traditional art, and then you can have a try at making some actual art with a tablet and I'll give you some tips.