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

Thursday, September 7, 2017

WEEK FOUR: Value, Light over form 9/8-14

William Bailey, Still Life, graphite
Project 2: City/Street Perspective, due 9/19
Images: City/Street Perspective

Notes: Value and Light over form
Images: Light over Form

Gray Paper Project Supplies, due 10/3

Over the weekend: Start your City/Street Perspective drawing, do sketches, find the best one to work from. Spend quality time with this piece. Next week have all your charcoals and while paper. 

Tue Sept 12 Light over form
Materials: newsprint, white paper, all charcoals, erasers, chamois 

Thur Sept 14 Light over form
Materials: same

Thursday, August 31, 2017

WEEK THREE: Perspective, 9/1-7

Project 1, due 9/5
Robert Bechtle, Impala, graphite on paper 

Notes: Space
Images: Space


FRIDAY SEPT 1 LAST DAY TO DROP and not be liable for all applicable fees (Info)

Over the weekend: Finish your hours in your sketchbook. Make sure you have all your materials. 

Tue Sept 5: Linear Perspective, 1 point
Materials: newsprint, white paper, charcoal and graphite pencils, erasers
Project 1 due
130C Work day

Thur Sept 7: Linear Perspective, 2 point
Materials: same
130C Critique

Thursday, August 24, 2017

WEEK TWO: Tripod, Aug 25-31

Regina Granne
Project 1: Tripod Sketchbook, due 9/5
Images: Sketchbooks,
Images: Sketchbooks Online
Images: Student Sketchbook

Notes: Sight&Measure
Images: Sight&Measure

FRIDAY SEPT 1 LAST DAY TO DROP and not be liable for all applicable fees (Info)

Over the weekend: Work hard on gesture, contour, sight & measure in your sketchbook! Have you read all the notes and looked at all the images above?Do you have all your supplies? 

Aug 29 
130A: Tripod
Materials: 18x24 white pad, newsprint, all charcoals, graphites, ink
130C: Series proposal due, work day

Aug 31 
130B: Tripod
Materials: same
130C: Work day

Friday, August 11, 2017

WEEK ONE: Introductions/Tripod 8/22-24

David Hockney
130B_____________
Project 1: Sketchbook, due 8/5
Notes: Contour
Images: Contour
Notes: Gesture
Images: Gesture

130C___________
Notes: About a Series
Video: Creating a Series
Series Proposal due 8/29
(be sure to view series image galleries above on navigation bar under 130C Series)

Over the next few days: read thru this blog, follow the navigation bar at the top to find all the data available to you. Get your drawing materials together.

Tue Aug 22: Introductions

Thur Aug 24 
130B:Start Drawing, Tripod
Materials: what ever you have
130C: Series brainstorming and sketching
Claire Lieu: How to Brainstorm & Sketch