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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 increased hand and eye coordination as applied to painting.
  • Explain and apply major terms, vocabulary, methods, concepts, and theories relevant to painting.
  • Experiment with new techniques.
  • Construct acrylic paintings from observation and imagination.
  • Demonstrate ethical and responsible use of media and information.

  • Course Topics
  • Hand and eye coordination as applied to painting
  • Art vocabulary and painting terminology
  • Analysis and evaluation of paintings
  • Color theory
  • Types of brushes and brush strokes
  • Painting supports: paper, canvas, wood, board
  • Acrylic painting techniques; light washes, opaque techniques, impasto, knife painting, texturing, glazing
  • Composition techniques
  • Painting from observation
  • The formal elements of art and the principles of design
  • Introduction to the styles of art: naturalism, semi-abstraction, abstraction
  • Ethical and responsible use of media and information

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ART 130
    Spring 2016
    7432
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 130
    Winter 2016
    7416
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 130
    Winter 2016
    6055
    Dana Aldis
    ART 130
    Fall 2015
    7401
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 130
    Spring 2015
    6021
    Dana Aldis


    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.