Thursday, November 16, 2017

WEEK FOURTEEN: Diorama continued, 11/17-23

April Coppini
Dream/Memory in Color, due 12/14

Images: Student Diorama


FORT MASON EXHIBITION 12/1-3


Over the Weekend: Get your framing stuff so we can frame your beautiful work after Thanksgiving for the FM show Dec 1,2,3. You've got one more outside project to work on - the dream/memory this time in color. Bring in your written story next Tuesday. Finish the collage drawing at home for final portfolio Dec 14. 

Tue Nov 21
Continue Diorama drawing

Thur Nov 23  NO CLASS
HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!!



Thursday, November 9, 2017

WEEK THIRTEEN: Collage to Diorama, 11/10-16

Project 6 Color of Black/White, due 11/14

In Class Diorama Drawing, due 12/5

Fort Mason Holiday Show
Framing Supplies

Over the Weekend: Finish creating your diorama! Make sure your color of black/white still life is done. 

Tue Nov 14 Last day collage drawing

Thur Nov 16 Begin Diorama drawing
BRING YOUR DIORAMA TO CLASS!!!!

Thursday, November 2, 2017

WEEK TWELVE: Collage Drawing, 11/3-9

Student Drawing, Collage based drawing
Project 6: Color of Black and White, due 11/14
Images: Color of Black and White

In Class Project: Collage Based Drawing, due 12/5

Images: Creating the Collage
Images: Collage Based Drawing Using Grid, 1

Upcoming In Class Project: Diorama, do part 1, due 11/16

Notes: Making a Diorama 
Images: About Dioramas
Check out these die-oramas!!!

Over the Weekend: You've got 3 things to focus on: 

  • the at home color of black and white still life drawing
  • making a collage from color photographs you'll be drawing from in class for the next two weeks
  • making a diorama in a box you'll be able to carry to class in a couple weeks. 
Be sure to plan ahead and keep up!!!

Tue Nov 7 Collage based drawing, day 1 of 3

BRING YOUR COLLAGE!!!!!
130C: Work day

Thur Nov 9 Collage based drawing, day 2 of 3
BRING YOUR COLLAGE!!!
130C: Work day

Thursday, October 26, 2017

WEEK ELEVEN: Still Lifes and Critique, 10/27-11/2

Student work
Project 5: Shape/Color, due 10/31

UPCOMING: Collage Based Project (do Part 1, collecting color photos)
Images: Collage Based Drawing

OVER THE WEEKEND: Finish Project 5 for Tuesday. Start collecting color photographs for upcoming collage based project. Make sure you plenty of reds and dark purples for next week. 

Tue Oct 31 
Primary Still Life: Yellow
Project 5 due
130C: CRITIQUE

Thur Nov 2 
Critique: 3 Primary Still Life
Introduction: Collage based drawing and upcoming Diorama Drawing
130C: Work day



Thursday, October 19, 2017

WEEK TEN: Light over Form 10/20-26

Student work, pastel on sandpaper
130B Week to Week Schedule, part 2
130C Week to Week Schedule, part 2

In Class Project: Primary Still Life
Images: Primary Still Life

Project 5: Shape/Color, due 10/31
NotesShape/Color
Images: Shape/Color

PASTEL SAFETY: PLEASE READ

Over the Weekend: Review Shape project info and get working! Be sure have a wide variety of blues and yellows for next week. 

Tue Oct 24: Still Life/Light over Form-Blue
130C: Work day

Thur Oct 26: Still Life/Light over Form-Yellow
130C: Work day

Thursday, October 12, 2017

WEEK NINE: Local Color, 10/13-19

Student work, Local Color, Banana
Project 4Dream/Memory due 10/19

In class Project: Local Color 

Making Sandpaper Recipe 

"From the Ground Up", great article from the Pastel Magazine

Mid Term Portfolio: Requirementsdue 10/19 NO LATES!!!!
Mid Term Portfolio: Grade Sheet (FYI)

Extra Credit Project: Add another 6 hours of drawing to your sketchbook due 10/19

Over the Weekend: Is that Dream/Memory as spectacular as it could be???? Put time into it!!! Put together your portfolio, follow directions please. Both due on Tuesday!! 

Tue Oct 17: Local Color day 2
Materials: same and bring thick paper or mat board to make sandpaper
Project 4 due
PORTFOLIOS DUE BY 4PM - NO LATES!!!

Thur Oct 19: Local Color day 3
Materials: same
Project 5, Shape/Color due 4/6