Wed 10/21 | Thurs 10/22 | Mon 11/02
Midterm Presentations | Design Process
This week you present the Midterm Project 5: Texture along with your E-portfolio
and start to work on Project 6: Organizing the Random to explore different creative processes while conveying content through form.
We will also do the Midterm Self-Evaluation individual reviews.
Homework Due for Class 8
Pen and Ink Drawing Tutorials:
Finalize Project 5 | Texture and upload to your E-portfolio along with the written critique to present in class
Complete and bring to class your midterm self-evaluation to present on the individual midterm reviews.
Make sure your Blackboard E-portfolio is updated up to Project 5 for presentation. You will read Project 5 self-critique as part of your midterm assessment.
3" x 4" Viewfinder | Magazines | Sketchbook | HB Mechanical Pencil | Eraser | Ruler | PITT Pen (Black)
Reminder: Your midterm grades are available in Blackboard under Points Earned | My Grades. Students who are failing the class can withdraw from the course until November 2 without having their GPA affected. Please note that if you are a FAFSA recipient you may have to pay back part of your tuition when you withdraw from classes. Do consider your choices wisely.
Attendance & Critique
Project 5 | Texture Critique.
Project 5 | Texture update
Individual midterm self-evaluation reviews
E-portfolio Midterm Presentations
Homework for Class 9
On your sketchbook or notebook handwrite the definitions for the following words:
Value Range, Tint, Shade, Value Contrast, Achromatic Gray, Chiaroscuro, Value Pattern, Shading, Shaped Value Gradation, Figure/Ground Value Reversal, Low Key, High Key, Subjective, Expressive, Rhythm, Movement, Closure, Scale, Atmospheric Perspective.
You can find some of the definitions under the link Resources/Vocabulary Words, in "Design Basics", or researching the web. Due at the beginning of Class 9.
After going through the presentation on Value and reading Design Basics: Value find visual examples for the terms below and post them to Blackboard post 7. Design Basics Value. Due at the beginning of Class 10.
Representational Illusion of Light
Non-representational Illusion of Light
White Acrylic Paint | Black Acrylic Paint | All Paintbrushes | Scissors | Mixing Palette | Container for Water | Drawing Paper | Bristol Board | Ruler | Pencils | Xacto Knife | Rubber Cement.