Introduction to basic drawing principles, using a combination of black and white media in the exploration of linear and tonal elements. Students furnish their own materials. B.A. and B.F.A. core. Major Corequisite: ART 121; no corequisite for non-majors. Six hours per week. Meets General Education IIIA or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IB).
ART 246 PAINTING I (Fall 2019)
Introduction to techniques in oil, acrylics and watercolor. Students furnish their own materials. B.A. and B.F.A. core. Major Prerequisites: ART 121, 130, 201. Non-Major Prerequisite: ART 130. Six hours per week.
ART 340 PAINTING II (Fall 2019)
Study of selected media chosen by the student, with attention to special techniques and problems. Students furnish their own materials. Prerequisite: ART 246. Six hours per week.
ART 440 PAINTING III (Spring 2020)
Study of watercolor, oil, acrylic or media substitute. Focus on painting and critiques. Prerequisite: ART 340. Six hours per week.
ART 441 PAINTING IV (Spring 2020)
Advanced experience requiring an individual theme and goals using one of the following media: watercolor, oil, acrylic or agreed upon substitute. Development of a professional portfolio. Sketch books and written papers required. Students furnish their own materials. Prerequisite: ART 440. Six hours per week.
ART 442 ADVANCED PAINTING (Spring 2020)
Continued study in studio problems associated with painting. Focus on the development of a portfolio and a series of papers based on a selected list of readings. May be taken for a maximum of eight credits. Prerequisite: ART 441. Six hours per week.
ART 490 INDEPENDENT STUDY (Spring 2020)
Directed study in one or a combination of studio disciplines. Students furnish their own materials. May be repeated once under different subtitle, for a total of no more than six credits. May be offered for undergraduate or graduate credit. Prerequisites: ART 390, approval of the department chair prior to registration.