Introduction to Still Life Painting
Summer 2014 quarter
- This is an introductory course exploring the principles of representational painting and compositional aesthetics. Students will create personalized scenes using food and found objects as a basis for still-life painting studies. The course content will encourage experimentation with a range of acrylic painting techniques and will include a brief overview of some oil painting techniques. Assignments will lead toward individually informed compositions that culminate into several finished paintings. Lectures include introductions to new projects with examples of contemporary painting and art historical references. Demonstrations cover introduction to the medium of paint, composition, perspective, color theory, and technique.
Location and Schedule
Offered during: Evening
Advertised schedule: 5-9p Tue/Thu
Final Schedule and Room Assignment
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No Required Online Learning