ART 194 - Watercolor I
Description: Exploration of transparent qualities of watercolor medium. Techniques and materials used to stimulate personal creativity and uniqueness of expression. Application of design principles.
Prerequisites: ART 110
- Different water media
a. Brushes and sponges
a. Brush strokes
c. Pulling off and scratch techniques
- Formal elements and principles of design
- Historical and contemporary art examples
- Distinguish different water media.
- Identify and utilize appropriate materials, including brushes, paper and pigments.
- Apply different techniques of brush strokes and washes.
- Pull off and scratch.
- Use resists.
- Utilize sponging, stamping, and splatter techniques.
- Identify, analyze and utilize the formal elements and principles of design.
- Recognize historical or contemporary examples of the fine arts or crafts.
- Use media specific terminology to critique and evaluate works of art.
- Critique and evaluation of art and artifacts.