This course is an introduction to principles and techniques in drawing. Emphasis will be on learning to draw what you see through close observation. Students will be introduced to a variety of drawing materials and techniques as well as proportion, sighting, perspective, value and composition. Students will develop a context for their work through readings and research projects about influential artists. Students will be required to keep a sketchbook throughout the quarter and complete drawing assignments outside of studio time. A final portfolio of completed assignments will be due at the end of the quarter.
visual arts, design, architecture, scientific illustration, animation
$50 required studio fee
There will be a prepackaged supply kit for sale in the bookstore for roughly $60