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Visual Art 2

In Art 2 we build on the techniques and concepts explored in Art 1. We will also continue exploring the world of art history as we learn about artists and movements that have shaped the art world. Some of the media and processes covered are listed below:

Drawing:  

Media: pencil, oil pastel, metal point, pen and ink, scratch art, water soluble pencil, design markers

Technique/Subject: faded line, cross hatching, value, stippling, abstraction, texture drawing

 

Painting:

Media: acrylic, oil, watercolor, ink washes

Technique/Subject: still-life, landscape, Sumi-e Asian brush painting, abstraction, portraiture

 

Printmaking:

Media: linoleum, silkscreen, stamping, collagraphy

Technique/Subject: portraiture, communication design, symbolism

 

Digital Photography:

Subject: nature, architecture, people, machines, animals, magazine design

Technique: close-ups, camera angles and view point, lighting, focus

 

Sculpture:

Media: clay, plaster, mixed media

Technique/Subject: abstract form, figurative art, realism

 

Mixed and Multi-Media:

Subject: conceptual art, symbolic art