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ART 115
Drawing for Farrier Science


Credits: 1
Clock Hours per Quarter: 20

AA Discipline:

   Lab Hours:20


Description
Visual acuity and technical dexterity are much needed skills for Farrier Science. Through the process/experience of drawing, one develops a greater visual awareness: an understanding between the difference of looking and seeing. Drawing for Farrier Science will utilize formal drawing skills in the depiction of both traditional still-life forms and equine anatomical schematics. Prerequisite: Must be enrolled in the Farrier Science program.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Develop and demonstrate greater visual awareness, observational skill and the ability to draw from memory.
  • Explain the formal elements of art and the principles of design as applied to works on paper.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in basic drawing techniques.
  • Demonstrate proficienncy and accuracy in rendering subject (horse's hoof) and in individual shoe design.

  • Course Topics
  • Perception and awareness
  • "Looking" vs. "Seeing"
  • The formal elements of art - line, shape, value, space, texture, color
  • Drawing from observation: introduction
  • Contour drawing: introduction
  • Sighted/modified and blind/pure contour drawing
  • Memory and visualization: keys to drawing success
  • An exercise in anatomical drawings: encyclopedia anatomicae
  • Still-life and not so still-life from object to animal
  • Translations: from hoof to paper, from drawing to design

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ART 115
    Fall 2011
    0126
    Margaret Jamison
    ART 115
    Fall 2010
    0126
    Margaret Jamison


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.