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    Drawing and Painting I
    one semester - .5 credit
     
    MRS. TRUDI SMITH, ART TEACHER
     
     
     EN 2017
     
    DRAWING & PAINTING I
     
    This 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 drawing
    continuous line
     
    Gesture drawing
    gesture  
     
    Elements & Principles Art accordion book project
     el & prin book
    One pt. perspective textural city-scape project
                Pen & ink
                inspired by Van Gogh's drawings
     1 pt.
    Two point perspective & watercolor
    2 pt.
    Observational still life value drawing in graphite
     still life
     
    Self portraits 
    1.      proportions & shading - pencil
    self portraits
    2.      color, value, expression
     oil pastel portrait
    Figure drawing proportions 
                
    figures
                Gesture drawings - student models
                Watercolor painting from gesture drawings
     figure wc
    Color Theory & Acrylic Painting Unit: Color Wheel, Harmonies, Mixing, etc.
    Acrylic Painting - studies from Impressionist paintings
    acrylic

     

    Acrylic painting techniques:

    Acrylic Painting Techniques

     

    Complementary color acrylic painting process board: https://spark.adobe.com/page/YAnmBfvajoED4/

      

    Acrylic painting techniques process board:

    https://spark.adobe.com/page/i19ETOnhX11Ih/

     

    Here is the link to my process board, Underpainting to Map Out Values with Acrylic Paint:

    https://spark.adobe.com/page/jL7xCRa6Swq2j/

     

     

    Portfolio creation & preparing work for District Art Show
       
    Assignments & due dates: Please refer to Google Classroom & Home Access Center for my most recent updates of assignments & grades. 
     
     
     
     
     

     

     

     

     

     
Last Modified on June 17, 2019