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ART 230
Painting IV


Credits: 4
Clock Hours per Quarter: 60

AA Discipline: [Humanites Performance/Fine Arts]

Lecture Hours:20    Lab Hours:40


Description
Advanced exploration of the various methods of painting. Emphasis on composition and presentation of acrylic painting projects, but students may choose to work with other media. Lab hours required and materials to be purchased. Prerequisite: ART 132.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Formulate a personal painting style.
  • Apply personal painting style to a series of works.
  • Explain and apply major terms, vocabulary, methods, concepts, and theories relevant to painting.
  • Construct acrylic paintings from observation and imagination employing new techniques.
  • Demonstrate ethical and responsible use of media and information.

  • Course Topics
  • Development of a personal painting style and motifs in a series of works
  • Art vocabulary and painting terminology
  • Color theory
  • Types of brushes and brushstrokes
  • Painting supports: paper, canvas, wood, illustration board
  • Acrylic painting techniques
  • Composition
  • Painting from observation
  • The formal elements of art and the principles of design
  • Continued study of the styles of art: naturalism, realism, semi-abstraction, abstraction
  • Famous artists and the history of painting
  • Developing stylistic choices and choosing one's own subject matter
  • Developing a personal motif
  • Honing one's own style of painting
  • Ethical and responsible use of media and information



  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ART 230
    Spring 2016
    7439
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 230
    Fall 2015
    7407
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 230
    Fall 2014
    0815
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 230
    Spring 2014
    1580
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 230
    Spring 2013
    1580
    Lisa Rasmussen


    Two Year Projected Schedule

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