Course Topics

ART 104 A: Foundations: Visual Thinking

An introduction to the basic elements of visual language through a variety of studio projects and media that investigate the relationship of form and content. Emphasis is on giving effective visible form to ideas.

ART 108: Drawing

This studio course focuses on basic aesthetic and technical drawing skills through direct observation of three-dimensional objects in environments, with instructional emphasis on perspective, eye-hand coordination, proportion and scale, positive and negative space, and compositional structures.

ART 216 A: Printmaking

An introduction to the aesthetic and technical considerations of the printed image through exploration of a variety of basic printmaking processes.

ART 316 A: Intermediate Printmaking

This course focuses on expanding and enriching practices related to the creation of original prints, including the exploration of alternative printmaking processes and the development of multi-colored images.