Wed 04/25 | Thurs 04/26
Color | Final Project
This week we start to work on the Final Project utilizing Color Harmonies, Value Range, Saturation, and Temperature to enhance the composition.
Homework Due for This Class
Project 6: Color Schemes Finalized Monochromatic and Analogous color schemes.
Watch the free videos Introduction and Establishing a Focal Point by Mary Jane Begin in Lynda.com https://www.lynda.com/Design-Color-tutorials/Introduction/155278/163070-4.html
After reading Design Basics: Unity & Variety and going through the Principles of Organization: Unity & Variety presentation complete the sentences, answer the questions and/or find visual examples as requested below. Due Class 14.
A. Complete the sentences below as they appear in the book.
Unity means that a congruity or agreement exists among the elements in a design; they look as though they ____________________ _____________________(1 & 2), as though some visual connection beyond mere chance has caused them to come together. Another term for the same idea is ___________________(3). If the various elements are not harmonious, if they appear _____________________(4) or ____________________ (5), your composition falls apart and lacks unity. Since early in the twentieth century, psychologists have done a great deal of research on _________________________ (6) perception, attempting to discover just how the eye and brain function together. [ . . . ] The most widely known of these perception studies is called the _____________________ (7) theory of visual psychology.
B. For each one of the following visual concepts you need to post a strong example of a composition:
(There are eight visual concepts so you need eight different visual examples)
8. Strong Unity.
13. Effective use of a Grid System
14. Repetition with emphasis on Unity
15. Repetition with emphasis on Variety
17. Strong Focal Point respecting the Rule of Thirds
18. Strong Visual Flow
Update your Wordpress E-portfolio! Upload your work to your E-portfolio and write/update the written critiques.
Work on Project 6: Color Schemes Complementary color scheme.
Work on Project 6: Color Schemes Complementary.
Final Project Parts I & II.
Final Project: Part I & II due for class 15.
Bring materials to work on the final design in class, this means the Watercolor paper, gouache set, paint brushes, artist tape etc...
Complete your Self-Evaluation and make sure you have all you work uploaded to your e-portfolio (Wordpress), Vocabulary Words are presented for grading, and all remaining Blackboard posts are completed. Only he final project will be graded after week 15.
Complete your evaluation and make sure you have all you work uploaded to your e-portfolio (Wordpress), Vocabulary Words are presented for grading, and all remaining Blackboard posts are completed. Only he final project will be graded after week 15.