ART 131 - Drawing II

Course Description

This course will continue to stress general foundation drawing skills. A variety of wet and dry media including color media will be a focus in this course. Subject matter will expand from still-life to more conceptually based integration of various imagery. Demonstration, discussion and formal critiques will augment studio work. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to: Demonstrate the ability to draw utilizing perceptual means incorporating the basic properties of line, value, scale and proportion, figure-ground relationship, texture and color. Demonstrate the ability to activate the concept of the picture plane using traditional and non-traditional means. Produce cohesive composition. Manipulate the illusion of three-dimensional forms and spaces. Communicate issues of critical thinking skills through the creation of artworks and participation in the formal critique process.

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 1

Course Prerequisites: ART 130