PaintingRoom F160Grade Level: 09-12
Pre-Requisites: Successful completion of Drawing
This is a semester course. This course is intended for students who have mastered basic skills required for drawing and who wish to gain a working knowledge of the terminology, skills and techniques employed in various painting media. Students will use watercolors and acrylics as they explore concepts of composition and color theory. Examples of masters' paintings are introduced which provide models of techniques students are employing in personal work. Both transparent and opaque media are used in the study of techniques. Students are required to keep sketchbooks and are expected to submit homework assignments on a weekly basis.