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ART 130
Painting I


Credits: 4
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline: [Humanites Performance/Fine Arts]

Lecture Hours:30    Lab Hours:20


Description
Exploration of the various methods of painting. Emphasis on composition and presentation of acrylic paintings. Also includes appreciation and study of paintings by major artists. Lab hours required and materials to be purchased.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate knowledge of painting terminology
  • Demonstrate knowledge of color theory
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the painter’s tools and materials
  • Demonstrate use of proper composition with the
  • Discuss formal elements and design principles
  • Demonstrate painting styles

  • Course Topics
  • Painting terminology
  • Color theory
  • Types of brushes and brushstrokes
  • Painting supports: paper, canvas, wood, board
  • Acrylic painting techniques; light washes, opaque techniques, impasto, knife painting, texturing, glazing
  • Composition
  • Painting from observation
  • The formal elements of art and the principles of design
  • Introduction to the styles of art: naturalism, realism, semi-abstraction, abstraction

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ART 130
    Fall 2014
    0807
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 130
    Spring 2014
    1568
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 130
    Spring 2013
    1568
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 130
    Winter 2013
    1568
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 130
    Fall 2012
    0128
    Lisa Rasmussen


    Two Year Projected Schedule

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

    *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.