ART 121 - Painting
3 Credit Hours
Students will work with paint, exploring fundamental color theories using the formal elements of art to develop individual approaches to painting. Individual creativity and intent will be emphasized as well as learning the basics of painting in opaque media.
Prerequisite(s): ART 111
Semesters Offered: Spring
RATIONALE OF COURSE
Students have already been introduced to the basic elements of art in HUM 111 Introduction to Drawing. They will further use these elements of line, form, color, and value to make a successful work of art. Group and individual critique will afford students opportunities for insight, evaluation and feedback concerning their art practice.
Recognize value changes on objects
Interpret the color wheel
Distinguish various temperatures projected by color
Examine the difference between watercolor and acrylic
Work with a combination of media
Critique his/her own work and that of others
Critically examine works of art at museums and art galleries
Describe in writing opinions and feelings when making art
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