Gingher Leyendecker, Ph.D.


Residential Faculty - Life Drawing/Art Anatomy



Office: AC 30 - Room: 19


Office Hours

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM3:30 PM - 4:30 PM11:00 AM - 12:00 PM3:30 PM - 4:30 PM11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Office hours are also available by appointment.

Classes Taught

Spring 2022

ART116 Life Drawing I 3 Credits
Use of form, structure and anatomy of draped and undraped human figure to develop basic principles of sound draftsmanship. Prerequisites: None.
ART116 is required for the Certificate of Completion in Digital Arts: Digital Illustration and the Digital Illustration Track for the AAS in Digital Arts.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022


Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on for additional information.

Class 27662 Students may contact instructor at:

ART118 Art Anatomy 3 Credits
Artistic study of the concept of anatomical unity. Principle skeletal and muscular structures affecting surface form of the human figure. Includes drawing project, portfolio, and tests.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ART116 or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
Dobson Campus
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
12:30 PM - 3:15 PM

Class Started

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at for additional information.

Class 35667 Students may contact instructor at:

Degrees & Awards

BFA: Painting and Drawing, New Mexico State University

MFA: Painting and Drawing, Arizona State University

Ph.D.: Education, Cognitive Development of Adults, Walden University

President, Arizona Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association: 2013-2018

Chair Academy Leadership and Development: 2017

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