Thurs 11/01 | Mon 11/05
This week we start to work on Project 7: Value Self-Portrait to explore how to abstract from Subject Matter by focusing on the Element of Design Value to visually understand Illusion of Space and depth through value gradation.
Due for This Class
Finalized Project 5 | Texture. Bring artwork to class, upload a photo of the project to your Wordpress portfolio along with the written critique under Project 5. Due at the beginning of 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, High Key, Low Key.
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.
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 5 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.
Intro to Project 7 | Value Self-Portrait.
Value Scale Finder
Finalize Project 6 | Organizing the Random. Bring artwork to class, upload a photo of the project to your Wordpress portfolio along with the written critique under Project 5.
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
Project 7 | Value Self-Portrait Part 1 [Steps 1 & 2] and Part 2 [Steps 3 & 4].
Bring the following painting supplies to the next class!
White Acrylic Paint | Black Acrylic Paint | All Paintbrushes | Scissors | Mixing Palette | Container for Water along with your Drawing Paper, Bristol Board, Ruler, Pencils, Xacto Knife and Rubber Cement.