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Drawing I

ART 111

Drawing I

ART 111

Course Description

Introduces techniques in various drawing media and concepts in visual art with emphasis in drawing from observation. (0-90)

Outcomes and Objectives

Gain a critical understanding of the formal aspects of two dimensional art.

Objectives:

  • Discuss the elements of art and design in art-historic references, instructor demonstrations and student work.
  • Apply knowledge of these elements to the drawing process through practice.
  • Analyze the formal aspects of student work, both in written and verbal critiques.
  • Synthesize information from various sources.

Practice the technical application of various drawing media with an emphasis placed on drawing from observation.

Objectives:

  • Demonstrate drawing techniques.
  • Practice drawing techniques.
  • Participate in group critiques.

Gain a critical understanding of drawing concepts, and gain visual literacy.

Objectives:

  • Synthesize information from Instructor's lectures, demonstrations and supplemental reading, and test this information in drawing projects.
  • Respond to Instructor feedback by making revisions to work that is in progress.
  • Articulate knowledge of drawing concepts during class critique by learning and using the specialized language.

Interact productively with others in the studio environment.

Objectives:

  • Participate in peer review
  • Engage in arranged and impromptu discussions on the progress of student work.
  • Share resources and space.