Drawing and Painting Ione semester - .5 creditMRS. TRUDI SMITH, ART TEACHERDRAWING & PAINTING IThis course is an introduction to the basic skills and concepts used in two dimensional art making with a focus on drawing and painting. Creative thinking, technical skills, compositional skills, art history and aesthetics will be introduced and developed in this course.GRADING / ASSESSMENT WILL BE BASED ON:Class participation (effort, attitude, clean-up)Completion of and presentation of assignments (exercises and major projects). Grades will be based on fulfillment of the objectives of the assignment.Students are responsible for making up any assignments that are missed due to absence or lateness to class.Projects typically include:Contour line drawingGesture drawingElements & Principles Art accordion book projectOne pt. perspective textural city-scape projectPen & inkinspired by Van Gogh's drawingsTwo point perspective & watercolorObservational still life value drawing in graphiteSelf portraits1. proportions & shading - pencil2. color, value, expressionFigure drawing proportionsGesture drawings - student modelsWatercolor painting from gesture drawingsColor Theory & Acrylic Painting Unit: Color Wheel, Harmonies, Mixing, etc.
Tempera technique process board:Acrylic Painting - studies from Impressionist paintings
Acrylic painting techniques:
Complementary color acrylic painting process board: https://spark.adobe.com/page/YAnmBfvajoED4/
Acrylic painting techniques process board:
Here is the link to my process board, Underpainting to Map Out Values with Acrylic Paint:Portfolio creation & preparing work for District Art ShowAssignments & due dates: Please refer to Google Classroom & Home Access Center for my most recent updates of assignments & grades.