Meet Chris Summerhayes, artist in residence and the driving force behind The Art Guild and the Chris Summerhayes Drawing Atelier. With a passion for transforming art from imagination to reality, Chris has earned a reputation as an exceptional drawing teacher. The simple yet profound promise, “I can help turn your stick figure drawing into the drawing you see in your head,” Chris opens the door to a world of artistic possibilities for his students.
The motto “never a day without a line,” shows that Chris’s dedication to his craft is evident in every stroke of the pencil. Chris believes in starting with the basics—he understands that every masterpiece begins with a solid grasp of the basics. In his classes, he lays the essential groundwork, emphasizing the importance of mastering the fundamentals of lines, shading, and form.
Chris doesn’t stop at the basics alone; he is a treasure trove of tips and tricks that add depth and finesse to your artistic repertoire. With a keen eye and a wealth of experience, he imparts invaluable insights, helping students elevate their creations to new heights.
“It all starts with a pencil and a piece of paper,” Chris believes. In this simple yet profound statement, he emphasizes the accessibility and versatility of drawing in art. With the right guidance and a willingness to explore, anyone can tap into their creative potential and bring their visions to life.
With Chris as your mentor, the journey of artistic expression becomes a transformative and enriching experience. Whether you’re a seasoned enthusiast seeking to refine your skills or a novice yearning to explore your creative side, Chris Summerhayes Drawing Atelier is the perfect haven to embark on this artistic odyssey. Prepare to be inspired, challenged, and empowered as you unleash the artist within, guided by the skilled hand and boundless creativity of Chris Summerhayes.