Drawing I: Everyone will have a visual journal where you will sketch work on ideas, write through thoughts and concepts.
Assignments: You will create drawings of choice and style in these mediums using a photo reference, but not copied.
2. colored pencil
3. oil pastel
other options: scratch art, white charcoal, ink or tablet
Visual essays on each of the mediums and artists. Please post in your digital protfolios.
Final Piece will be one of your favorite medium and style. See the instructor with your concept and how you plan on execute.
Assignment 1: Visual Essays
Pick and artist that you will follow their style of drawings(use google arts & culture). Write up about a one paragraph on the artist including name, style, subject matter, exhibitions, medium and how long they have been in the field. Also include a web link of picture of the work they do. YOuwill create your visual essay as a google slide and place into your digitla portfolio.
Decide what medium you would like to master and watch videos in the different techniques that I have posted or through you tube. You will create your first assignment in the style and medium of the artist. You should pick your own subject matter. Always have a picture for a reference.
Assignment 2: Daily/Weekly Sketches
Always practice in your sketchbooks the medium your are trying to master. You choose the subject matter. You will use a magazine or real photo for your reference located in my room.
Weekly sketches are located in a power point. You will create your sketches in the medium and style you would like to master. Remember that some mediums lend better for particular materials.
Assignment 3: Understanding Style
Choose a photo realistic picture of something you like. You will then create 4 versions of this picture in these styles. Realism, Abstract, Impressionism and Graphic. You can choose any medium or use different mediums for each style. Please see the link below with examples of these styles.
Assignment 4: Capturing Personality
You will need to capture a personality of either you, friend or an animal. Make sure it is a photo to be used for a reference. You take the photo or someone else took that you have permission from.
Drawing III Students master the style, medium of choice with a minimum of 5 drawings. Continue with at leasat 3 visual essays on artists of your liking.
water droplets videohttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8j-6wAH2Pak
pastel drawing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j_keulYLG6k
colored pencil https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DG36Ne7P1c0