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Drawing with Dick Termes: 

Art Basics with Dick Termes: Drawing was the first in an online video series produced by South Dakota Public Broadcasting. We are excited to share a new companion drawing series called How to Draw Using Perspective: by Dick Termes


The comprehensive educational websites below contain videos, activities, and lesson plans for the classroom or home.  Select a drawing series below. 


Logo - Art Basics with Dick Termes: Drawing
Logo - How To Draw Using Perspective

Major funding for the Art Basics Drawing project comes from the John T. Vucurevich Foundation.  Other donors include Pioneer Bank & Trust and F. L. Clarkson Family Fund, Wells Fargo-Spearfish, Rand and Gayla Williams, Yvonne and Gene Ficek, Best Western Black Hills Lodge, Everette and Joann Follette, Ben and Carol Henry, Jim and Katie Hood, Kay Jorgensen, Harvey Krautschun, Anita McCord and Tom Keiner, Tom Matthews, Robert and Linda Meyer, Dr. Kathleen Parrow, and Elizabeth Smock, Spearfish. Also, Nancy and Steve Babbitt, Marrelyce Seaman, and Karen Miller of Rapid City; Kathleen and Norman West of Yankton; Rod and Glenna Fouberg of Aberdeen; and Stephen and Judy Haas of Hermosa. 

Donors for the How to Draw using Perspective: By Dick Termes project include: Mary and Cal Hayenga, Yvonne and Jay Adrion, Linda and Bob Meyer, Pioneer Bank & Trust, F.L. Clarkson Foundation, Mely and Perry Rahn, South Dakota Arts Council Grant - South Dakota Arts Council support is provided with funds from the State of South Dakota, through the Department of Tourism, and the National Endowment for the Arts, and Friends of SDPB.

Termesphere (Right): Matthews Opera House, Spearfish, SD

Termesphere: Matthews Opera House, Spearfish, SD

Meet Internationally Acclaimed Artist Dick Termes | Dakota Life

In this Dakota Life story from 1998, we meet internationally acclaimed artist Dick Termes of Spearfish, South Dakota.