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Painting: Observation
0.50 Credit(s)
Prerequisite: 3.0 credits of first-year studio and 1.0 credit of Liberal Studies (including the Writing course with a passing grade of 60%).
Painting from direct observation develops and expands our ability to see, perceive and translate experience. Systems of representation are examined through various subjects. Techniques such as underpainting, glazing, scumbling and alla prima (direct) painting are utilized to explore the expressive potential of painting media.
Notes: Please take special note that this course has material fees associated with it.
Life drawing from nude models, male and female, is a core requirement of this course.
Course was last updated June 12, 2013 - 4:37 PM