Sketching and Drawing
The primary activity of this course is learning to draw accurately from life and creativity. This course consists of demonstration of concepts and techniques, and subsequent completion of projects exhibiting students’ grasp of these skills and concepts. Sketchbook and out of class assignments provide students with opportunities to practice and improve upon what they learn in class, and as such are a major part of the course and final grade. Research on Internet and text readings may also be required. Students will participate in group discussions and presentations including critiques of student artwork.