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Drawing & Painting

Learn the practice of rendering form through direct observation entails a process of retraining the eye to see in new and exciting ways.

ART 127 F: APPLIED PAINTING: FLORAL
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This is a basic course in floral painting. Emphasis is on realism as it applies to form, value and color. Students will learn the fundamentals of color harmony and structure.
UNITS: 2 ART 189 F with a grade of “C” or better”>PrerequisiteTRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 128 F: PORTRAIT PAINTING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course will offer the student the opportunity to develop portraiture through schematic studies and observational methods using models and plaster busts. Representational observation of facial features and varied facial types and expressions will be developed into portrait painting. Costume, setting, color harmony and historical and contemporary portraiture concepts to be studied.18 hours lecture and 54 hours lab per term.
UNITS: 1 TO 2 ADVISORY TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 129 F: PORTRAIT DRAWING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course is a beginning course in portrait drawing based upon the study of the human head.
UNITS: 2 ADVISORY TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 130 F: INTERMEDIATE PORTRAIT DRAWING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course covers the advanced study of portrait drawing through schematic studies and observational methods using models and plaster busts. Observation of facial features and varied facial types and expressions will be developed.
UNITS: 2 PREREQUISITE TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 137 F: BASIC DRAWING FOR ENTERTAINMENT
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course is an introduction to the fundamentals of representational drawing focusing on entertainment art preparation. Media used may include pencil, colored pencil, markers, watercolor, and mixed media. This course is designed for art majors who have an interest in pursuing illustration and entertainment art courses. 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term.
UNITS: 3 TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 139 F: FASHION SKETCHING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course is designed for the student interested in a fashion career major or the Graphic Design or Illustration major wanting to develop fashion sketching skills. Media to be used includes graphite, ink, marking pens, charcoal, colored pencils, photocopy and mixed media.
UNITS: 2 TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 156 F: ANIMAL DRAWING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course covers the principles and practices of classical animal drawing skills, including comparative anatomy, form construction, gesture and motion. 54 hours lecture per term.
UNITS: 3 ADVISORY TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 157 F: SKETCHING FOR ANIMATORS AND ILLUSTRATORS
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course covers the creative development of sketchbook drawing, freehand perspective, figure and character development, and storyboard creation through quick sketch visualization. These skills are essential in the fields of animation and illustration.
UNITS: 3 PREREQUISITE ADVISORY TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 179 F: DRAWING FOR NON-ART MAJORS
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course is an introduction to basic drawing techniques involving shading, perspective and contour drawing. Emphasis is on representational drawing with a variety of media, including graphite, charcoal, conte, ink, pastel, and colored pencil.
UNITS: 2 TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 180 F: PERSPECTIVE DRAWING AND RENDERING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
The main objective of this class is creating the illusion of three dimensions on a two-dimensional drawing surface. The lectures cover the basics of the visual perception of space, and the artistic techniques based on it. Perspective topics include its use as a descriptive and compositional device, and a discussion of the limits of linear perspective and of alternative ways to represent space. Rendering topics include explanations of the surface qualities of various materials, and the accurate depiction of the materials’ interaction with light. This course also meets student needs in advertising, illustration, and industrial design. 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term.
UNITS: 3 PREREQUISITE TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 181 F: DRAWING FROM THE MASTERS
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course covers working methods and media of master draftsmen from previous centuries. There is an emphasis on analyzing and copying master drawings in a variety of media. Further emphasis is placed on the traditional approach to drawing as practiced by masters such as Durer, Michelangelo, Da Vinci, Raphael, Rubens and others. 54 hours lecture per term.
UNITS: 3 ADVISORY TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 182 F: BASIC DRAWING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course introduces fundamental skills and theories of accurate observational drawing including contour line, perspective, and shading. Media used include, but not limited to, pencil, ink, and charcoal.
UNITS: 3 TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 183 F: REPRESENTATIONAL DRAWING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course is a study in contemporary and traditional realism in the area of drawing. Media may include pencil, ink, charcoal, conte, pastel, watercolor, and/or mixed media. This course is recommended for Art majors. 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term.
UNITS: 3 PREREQUISITE TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 184 F: EXPRESSIVE DRAWING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This class surveys a variety of drawing styles introduced by artists whose mark making itself communicates emotion, whether or not recognizable objects are depicted. Starting with Van Gogh and continuing through German Expressionism andAbstract Expressionism, the course leads toward the development of a personal, contemporary drawing style. Media covered include ink, pastel, watercolor, collage and mixed media. 36 hours lecture and 54 hours lab per term.
UNITS: 3 PREREQUISITE ADVISORY TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 186 F: BEGINNING LIFE DRAWING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course is a beginning course in drawing from the human figure. Emphasis is on the development of a basic understanding of structure, anatomy and movement, through the use of the skeleton and life model. This course is required for all art majors.
UNITS: 3 TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 187 F: WATERCOLOR FOR NON-ART MAJORS
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This is an introductory course in watercolor painting with emphasis on a wide variety of traditional and contemporary techniques and skills. Creative self-expression is encouraged in still life, landscape, figurative, and abstract approaches. Media includes both transparent and opaque watercolor and related materials. 18 hours lecture and 54 hours lab per term.
UNITS: 2 TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 188 F: WATERCOLOR PAINTING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This is a course in basic to advanced instruction in watercolor painting techniques, understanding composition and watercolor mixing.
UNITS: 3 ADVISORY TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 190 F: APPLIED PAINTING: LANDSCAPE
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course is designed to provide students with the latest ideas in the study of landscape painting. Students will learn to paint landscapes, using oil or watercolor. Students will investigate landscape painting, both classic and contemporary approaches, using a variety of painting techniques. 18 hours lecture and 54 hours lab per term.
UNITS: 2 PREREQUISITE ADVISORY TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 195 F: ANATOMICAL DRAWING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
The course explains and demonstrates how a specific area of the human body is constructed, how it moves and how it looks in different positions. The emphasis is on breaking the figure down into manageable components and learning to draw their threedimensionality.There is an added emphasis on copying and analyzing a variety of anatomical studies to compile a notebook representing all of the components of the figure. This class serves the needs of the student in drawing, painting and sculpting the human figure.54 hours lecture per term.
UNITS: 3 ADVISORY TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 197 F: MURAL AND FAUX FINISHING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This is an introductory course in which the fundamentals of faux (fake) finishes and mural painting will be explored. Students will learn how to execute a variety of finishes and create murals, how to bid jobs and how to work with a variety of materials. 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term. 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term.
UNITS: 3 ADVISORY TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 201 F: INTERMEDIATE PAINTING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course is a continued study of painting techniques and media. Emphasis is on color theory including use of color harmonies and creating atmospheric perspective.
UNITS: 3 PREREQUISITE TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 202 F: ADVANCED PAINTING I
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course is a continuation in the study of painting problems for the advanced student, including traditional and contemporary painting methods with an emphasis on concept.
UNITS: 3 PREREQUISITE TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 203 F: ADVANCED PAINTING II
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This is a course in painting for advanced level students. Students will continue to build skills, including mastering their craft and techniques. Students will also develop competent skills in conveying challenging concepts and build a personal body of work.
This is a course in painting for advanced level students. Students will continue to build skills, including mastering their craft and techniques. Students will also develop competent skills in conveying challenging concepts and build a personal body of work.
UNITS: 3 PREREQUISITE TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 208 F: INTERMEDIATE WATERCOLOR
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This coruse is a continuation of development of watercolor techniques and processes. Emphasis is placed on understanding color and more complicated textures.
UNITS: 3 TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 210 F: LIFE PAINTING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course is an introduction to painting the human figure, nude and clothed. The emphasis is on realistic representation of the human form in oils and/or acrylic paint, using structure, color, value, lighting and composition. Historical and contemporary uses of the figure in art as well as various styles of painting will be explored. 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term.
UNITS: 3 ADVISORY TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 243 F: APPLIED PERSPECTIVE
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course will introduce the student to the rules of perspective and demonstrate application methods applied to common projects within the field of entertainment, strength- ening student draftsmanship. Instructor lectures and demonstrations will illustrate application methods governing the principles of mathematical perspective applied to drawing techniques.
UNITS: 3 ADVISORY TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 286 F: ADVANCED LIFE DRAWING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This is an advanced course in drawing the human figure. Emphasis is on a focused review of previous drawing exercises, the refinement of techniques and advanced studio problems. Recommended for art majors.
UNITS: 3 PREREQUISITE TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 291 F: APPLIED PAINTING: EXPRESSIVE
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This class surveys a variety of painting styles. Emphasis is on emotionally and expressive interpretation of an object or idea through use of color, composition and paint application. Fundamental painting skills, will be needed. Classic and contemporary approaches will be applied. 36 hours lecture and 72 hours lab per term.
UNITS: 3 PREREQUISITE TRANSFER DESIGNATION

ART 295 F: INDEPENDENT STUDY: PAINTING
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
This course is for the advanced student who wishes personalized instruction beyond the standard coursework in painting. Instructor approval is required.
UNITS: 1 TO 2 PREREQUISITE ADVISORY TRANSFER DESIGNATION