Course Number: 602
Semester; 5 Units
UC/CSU Approved: Visual & Performing Arts “F” requirement. Satisfies one semester of the VAPA graduation requirement.
Students will learn the basics of painting with watercolor, acrylic, and oil, utilizing a variety of supports. Students will also learn the fundamentals of design and color theory as well as become familiar with several art styles and movements. Paintings will be done from still life, life, and the imagination. Students purchase their own paints, brushes, and sketchbooks. Each student is required to do work outside of class, including sketchbook work from direct observation and a compare and contrast art presentation comparing two art movements.
- Students will receive details about purchasing necessary class materials (paints, brushes, etc.) on the first day of instruction.
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Estimated Homework Per Class:
Art I or teacher approval