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 



Thursday, October 5, 2017

WEEK EIGHT: Understanding color, 10/6-12

Monet, Value of Color
Project 4: Dream/Memory due 10/19
Images: Dream/Memory, 3

In class Project: Value of Color (print for class)
Images: Value of Color

In class Project: Local Color (print for class)
Images: Local Color
Notes: Markmaking

Mid Term Portfolio: Requirements, due 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: Go to SF Sketchers on Saturday. Do you have all your supplies?? Print out the two assignments above. You should be spending time with your Dream/Memory project, it's your mid term. Take a look at portfolio requirements, do you have all your work done? No late portfolios will be accepted.

Tue Oct 10: Value of Color (bring printed assignment)
Materials: same

Thur Oct 12: Local color, day 1 (bring printed assignment)
BRING FRUIT/VEGGIE!!!!!
Materials: same

Thursday, September 28, 2017

WEEK SEVEN: Critique/Color, 9/29-10/5

Georgia O'Keefe pastel box
Pastel Supplies, due 10/5
Pastel Papers, due 10/5

Project 3: Drapery, due 10/3

In Class project: Color Theory 
In class project: Color Wheel
(please print both for class)
Images: Color Notes

HEADS UP:
Project 4: Dream/Memory due 10/19
Images: Dream/Memory, 2

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

Over the Weekend: Be sure to finish up your drapery drawing! Start planning Project 4. Have you purchased your pastels and pastel papers?

Tue Oct 3: Critique
-Charcoal skull drawing
-Conte/Gray paper drawing
-Project 3
Introduction: Project 4
Project 4, Dream/Memory due 10/19

Thur Oct 5: Begin Color
Materials: (same for rest of semester) 
All pastels, newsprint, portfolio of various drawing papers)  and printed Color Theory and Color Wheel assignment
(Written Dream/Memory and sketches due today)


Thursday, September 21, 2017

WEEK SIX: Value Gray Paper cont., 9/22-28

Student Drawing
Project 3: Drapery, due 10/3
Images: Drapery

Images: Gray paper&conte, 1

Pastel Supplies, due 10/5
Pastel Papers, due 10/5

HEADS UP, READ:
Project 4: Dream/Memory due 10/19
Images: Dream/Memory, 1

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

Over the Weekend: Work on your drapery project. Be sure to plan on purchasing your pastel supplies!  Start thinking about mid term project, Assignment 4

Tue Sept 26: Gray paper, day 3
Materials: same

Thur Sept 28: Gray paper, last day
Materials: same


Thursday, September 14, 2017

WEEK FIVE: Value, Gray Paper 9/15-21

Student work 
Gray Paper Project Supplies, due 9/19
Pastel Supplies, due 10/5
Pastel Papers, due 10/5

Project 2: City/Street Perspective, due 9/19

Amazing sketchbook artist Ghaith Abdul-Ahad

Over the weekend: Finish up your City/Street drawing. Get your gray paper and contes. Start thinking about purchasing your pastels. 

Tue Sept 19: Gray paper, day 1
Materials: newsprint, gray paper, charcoals, contes, erasers
Project 2 due

Thur Sept 21: Gray paper, day 2
Materials: same