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Art 100 Schedule

The order length and content of the schedule may change.  I will keep you informed if and when these changes happen.

Date

Films/Presentations/Assignments/ Exercises

Week 1

Mon>
Introduction to class goals and objectives
Materials list and homework will be given

Wed>
Pay for your materials kit: $108.00

Lecture: What is Perspective?
Film MAsters of Illusion

Week 2

Mon >
Exercise: Atmospheric Perspective

Wed >
Exercise: Atmospheric Perspective

Week 3

Mon >
Demo: 1 point Linear Perspective
Exercise: Drawing with 1 point Linear Perspective

Wed >
Exercise: Drawing with 1 point Linear Perspective

Week 4

Mon >
Washington's Birthday no class

Wed >
Demo: 2 point Linear Perspective
Exercise: Drawing with 2 point Linear Perspective

Online Tutorial: Mark Crilley 2 pt. Linear perspective https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qmSg_F4P5yU
Online tutorial: Mark Crilley 2 pt. Linear perspective https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hA7JSySxfRk

Week 5

Mon >
Exercise: Drawing with 3 point Linear Perspective

Wed >
Exercise: Drawing with 3 point Linear Perspective

Week 6

Mon >
Slide lecture: Contrast Theory
Film: Kung Fu Episode

Wed>
Elements of gesture and form:
Grab the Dragon's Tail, Tiger's Claw and Cloudy Hands etc.
Value Scale: Dodechedron
Platonic Shapes: Sphere, Cube, Icosahedron

Week 7

Mon >
Elements of gesture and form

Wed >
Elements of gesture and form

Week 8

Mon >
Drawing Paper Airplanes

Wed >
Drawing Paper Airplanes

  Spring Break

Week 9

Mon>
Assignment: Floating Architectural Drawing

Wed >
Assignment: Floating Architectural Drawing


Week 10

Mon >
Assignment: Floating Architectural Drawing

Wed >
Presentation: Floating Architectural Drawing

 

Week 11

Mon>
Film: Drawing the Line
Alternative drawing gestures and techniques

Wed >
Alternative drawing gestures and techniques
Formal and informal approaches

Week 12

Mon>
Alternative drawing gestures and techniques
Formal and informal approaches

Wed >
Alternative drawing gestures and techniques
Formal and informal approaches

Week 13

Mon>
Exercises in line drawing

Wed >
Exercises in line drawing

Week 14

Mon>
Assignment: Patterned Ink Drawing

Wed >
Assignment: Patterned Ink Drawing

Week 15

Mon>
Assignment: Patterned Ink Drawing

Wed >
Presentation: Patterned Ink Drawing