Texture into Value | Thurs 03/30

This week we continue to work on Project 6: Texture exploring the Element of Design Texture to help us perceive Tactile and Visual characteristics, while also focusing on creating Illusion of Space and depth through value gradation.

Reminder: Your midterm grades have been available in Blackboard under Points Earned | My Grades. Students who are failing the class can withdraw from the course until November 7 without having their GPA affected.

Due for This Class

Project 6 | Texture up to Part 3, Step 8.

After reading Design Basics: Texture find visual examples for the terms below and place them in a post with their corresponding names.
Sense of Touch
Tactile Texture
Implied Texture
Collage Made with Found Objects
Trompe L'Oeil

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 11.

In Class


Project 6 | Texture Part 3, Step 8 in small groups and discuss what can be done to improve the design .
Critique/assess Step 8 thumbnails using Project 6 | Texture Self-Evaluation.

Finalize Project 6 | Texture.
Critique/assess the project using this form: Project 6 | Texture Self-Evaluation

At Home

Finalize Project 6 | Texture.

Due in the beginning of class 10.

E-portfolio Project 6: Create a new page and upload Photograph/Scan of your final artwork, and post the self-critique. Due in the beginning of class..

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 8. Design Basics Value. Due at the beginning of Class 10.
Representational Illusion of Light
Non-representational Illusion of Light
Value Pattern
Low Key
High Key
Atmospheric Perspective
Physical Space
Psychological Space

Project 7 | Value Self-Portrait Steps 1 & 2 due at the beginning of Class 10. Come ready to work in Class.

Bring all your 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.