2010-2011 Academic Catalog 
    
    Apr 13, 2024  
2010-2011 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ARTS 162 - Exploring the Natural World: Seeding Artistic Process with Drawing, Monotype and Mixed Media


This class explores the natural world as visual model and studies organic process as a metaphor for artistic process. With close observation of Nature’s forms and structures, students sharpen their eyes and experiment with different field-drawing techniques. Numerous drawing expeditions produce a collection of images to use as seeds for finished drawings and prints. Students are encouraged to experiment with a variety of materials and create an individual final project in one or more of the media covered.

Prerequisites: One of the following–ARTS 100 , ARTS 102 ,ARTS 128 , ARTS 129  or instructor permission.

Instructor: Ms. Claff

When Offered: Offered every year

Faculty: Valerie Claff, M.F.A.