The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Digital Drawing & Watercolors in Architecture and Landscape Architecture

Date: July 13 - July 24, 2020

This course is offered online for Summer 2020.

This is a fun 2-week program designed for students who want to explore the fundamentals of digital drawing and digital watercolors. Emphasis will be on architecture and landscape architecture.

Students will learn to use Adobe Photoshop to create digital art on computers, and use Photoshop Sketch to draw and paint on an iPad or iPhone. Basic artistic and design concepts will be covered, such as Composition, Color, and Value. This digital art program is project-based so that students end the course with a collection of digital representations of what they have learned.

No experience needed. For high school students at all levels who are interested in architecture, landscape architecture, or fine art.

Course fee: $800

Schedule: Online Live Sessions every Monday-Thursday 10:00-11:30am and Friday 1:00-2:00pm (EDT)


Hongbing Tang

Lecturer, Department of Landscape Architecture & Regional Planning