Painting Styles and Techniques

ART341, 342, 343 (2, 2, 2qh credits) | offered Academic Year

This creative course explores the visual elements of line, shape, value, volume, space, and texture. Students of every talent level are invited to develop their drawing ability by experimenting with various mediums such as pencil, charcoal, conté, wash, and ink as applied to still life, and landscapes. This course is comprehensive, beginning with basic line, stroke, and shading in pencil, and progressing through medium level in preparation for the final project of an original oil painting on canvas. A minimum of five students is required.