Students will learn about painting medium and its creative procedures in approaches to individual problem solving in this multidisciplinary class. Included are materials and techniques of the medium along with various subjective problems involving form, color, and composition, utilizing criticism and aesthetics. Color Theory is a study of the formal and expressive properties of color based upon the theories of Itten and Albers. Famous artists will be studies and their styles imitated. Painting projects will be copies of famous art or original designs. Style will vary from old masters, to modern and abstract art. Paints will vary from acrylics, to oils, to watercolors and other various kinds of paint.
* Prerequisites: None
* This course includes an optional learning experience.