Courses

Drawing Fundamentals and Portfolio Preparation

ARTE 0143


Explore the principles of observational drawing including: line, value, tone, volume and light. Gain the knowledge of how to draw in perspective and maintain proportions. Work with a range of subject matter and learn to use materials effectively. Engage in discussions about art that will develop your understanding of how to apply the principles of art to create a compelling composition. Discuss the elements that make a polished portfolio presentation. Some work outside of class time is required to develop and finish projects. This course is for anyone who wants to develop their artistic skills while focusing on complete projects and the preparation of a portfolio presentation for application to fine art, animation, illustration, fashion and design programs. Note: A list of art supplies for students to purchase will be sent via email before the first class. No toxic solvents or mediums permitted.

Hours: 30

Class Sections

No classes are available for online enrollment at this time.

Visual Art Foundation

Professional Development Certificate

Create artwork to add to your portfolio while learning skills and techniques in traditional drawing and painting.


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