Visual Design

Course description

This is a beginning course which is based on the elements and principles of art & design. It is a hands-on class and students will work with a variety of techniques and mediums including: cut paper, bas relief, block printing, collage, embossing, tessallation, etc. The course is project based, which means that we will study the elements and principles of art and then demonstrate understanding by creating artwork.

Assignments

First half - 6 weeks

Syllabus

turn in

due by 12/14

Colored Pencils

Box of 12 or 24 - show for credit

due by 12/14

Materials Fee

Show pink receipt

due by 12/14

Unit 1 - Line

Crossing The Line

due by 12/15

Unit 2 - Value

What's The Value?

due by 1/8

Unit 3 - Volume

Crank The Volume!

due by 1/15

Unit 4 - Color Harmony

Color Harmonies / Schemes

due by TBA

Mid-Term Test

30 questions

due by TBA

 
Second half - 6 weeks

Unit 4 - TBA

TBA

due by TBA

Unit 5 - TBA

TBA

due by TBA

Unit 6 - TBA

TBA

due by TBA

Final Project

TBA

due by TBA

Final Exam Test

45 questions

due by TBA