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The World of Art

ART E00   Survey of Art

Survey of art history: View selections from selected time periods, selected artists or lines of development. Gallery tour schedules may change due to venue schedules.

9701   9a-10:50a   Fri   1227 #409   Valerie Taylor

Develop a capacity for observation, analysis and inquiry. View art across diverse cultures and time periods, subject matter and media within the social historical context of art production.

9702   11a–12:50p   Tue   ITINERARY   Cheryl Walker

Field trips to galleries, museums, studios and site-specific works of art. First meeting only at 1227 2nd St. to receive the itinerary.

9703   1p–2:50p   Fri   ITINERARY   Chris Hero

First meeting only at 1227 2nd St. for the itinerary.

9704   1:30p–3:20p   Wed   ITINERARY   Chris Hero

First meeting only at 1227 2nd St. for the itinerary.

9705   1:30p–3:20p   Thu   ITINERARY   Chris Hero

First meeting only at 1227 2nd St. for the itinerary.

ART E06   Artistic Expression through Gardening

9706   10a–11:50a   Mon   ITINERARY   James Jaeger

Meet first at SE corner 24th & Marguerita, north of Montana, to receive the itineraries.

9707   10a–11:50a   Tue   ITINERARY   James Jaeger

Meet first at SE corner 24th & Marguerita, north of Montana, to receive the itineraries.

ART E15   Drawing

9710   9a–11:15a   Tue   1227 #205   Lynn Goodin

Learn the basics of drawing realistically. Good for the beginner and students who would like to improve their drawing skills. A variety of materials and subjects will be included.

9711   9:15a–11:30a   Fri   1227 #204   Chris Hero

Advanced and experimental drawing: Focus on structure, form, value and visual perception. Discussion and attention are given to theories of contemporary practices in art.

9712   12:30p–2:45p   Fri   1227 #204   Catherine Tirr

Drawing in color media: Beginning and advanced techniques using colored pencils and pastels to draw still–life studies, landscapes and cityscapes. Some drawing experience would be helpful.

ART E16   Life Drawing Studio

Basic anatomy, movement, and structure of the human form are covered.

9713   9a–11:50a   Wed   1227 #204   Trent Reynolds

Draw the human form from a live model. Learn basic drawing skills, perception and eye–hand coordination, elements of design, composition and creativity.

9714   9a–11:50a   Thu   1227 #204   Lynn Goodin

For beginners and others wanting to increase their skills. Includes lessons in anatomy, proportion, structure and expression. Short, medium and long poses.

9715   1p–3:50p   Thu   1227 #204   Lynn Goodin

Painting the human form – long pose for painting.

ART E19   Painting

Painting: acrylics and oils, grounds, washes, layering, color mixing, and finishes.

9716   9a–11:50a   Wed   1227 #204   Trent Reynolds

Assignments are designed for the progressing student. A basic grasp of the fundamentals of painting is highly recommended.

ART E20   Drawing and Painting

Multimedia drawing and painting for persons at all levels of skill. Learn about space, line, value and color in a workshop atmosphere.

9717   9a–11:15a   Mon   1227 #204   Jesse Benson

Drawing portraits in mixed media: This course focuses on drawing techniques. Capture the personality as you focus on the head, hands, and posture in drawings, paintings and assemblage.

ART E20   Drawing and Painting

9718   2p–4:15p   Tue   1227 #204   Mary Pillot

Explore the art of painting with acrylics either transparently or opaquely on canvas or paper through still life. Use natural forms and abstraction. The emphasis is on personal creative interpretation.

ART E21   Painting/Drawing, Oil and Acrylic

9719   9a-11:15a   Fri   1127 #205   Trent Reynolds

Learn the techniques of classical and contemporary masters, new painting techniques and expand your visual vocabulary. Painting with oils or acrylics for persons of all levels. Learn the basic techniques.

9720   11:30a–1:45p   Mon   1227 #204   Jesse Benson

Enhance your creativity through painting. This section is endowed in the memory of Francis J. Abrahams.

ART E22   Watercolor

Come try a medium of brilliance and spontaneity. Learn basic techniques and equipment.

9721   9a–11:15a   Tue   1227 #204   Fred Manseau

A techniques and methods class concentrating on the “how” of the medium: washes, brush strokes, color, value and composition. Designed for beginning watercolorists.

9722   11:30a–1:45p   Tue   1227 #204   Fred Manseau

Intermediate watercolor. Review basics and further develop techniques toward a more personal creative result. Designed for students with some experience.

ART E24   Calligraphy

9723   9a-10:50a   Fri   1450 Ocean   Janet Martorello

Learn a variety of calligraphic hands.

ART E30   Watercolor Studio

Watercolor enthusiasts come together to learn new techniques in this painting studio.

9724   9a–11:50a   Thu   ITINERARY   Cheryl Walker

All levels welcome. An outdoor studio class at a variety of urban cityscapes and natural gardens. Develop techniques and learn about new materials. Work in a supportive environment. Learn from group critiques. First meeting only at Clover Park to get the itinerary.

9725   9a–11:50a   Fri   ITINERARY   Catherine Tirr

An outdoor, “plein air,” class meeting at a variety of locations for instruction in techniques, composition, selection of subject, and quickly capturing a landscape. Critiques are at the easel. Contact the teacher for information about the location of the first class meeting. Tirr_Catherine@smc.edu

9726   12p–2:50p   Tue   1227 #205   Lynn Goodin

Watercolor, drawing, and design inspired by the beauty of nature and still life. Express yourself in watercolor. All levels are welcome.

9727   12p–2:50p   Wed   1227 #204   Catherine Tirr

Studio watercolor covering the basics with a focus on strong composition and an understanding of the medium.

ART E55   Sculpture

Become inspired and stimulated creatively in three dimensions. Materials to be used vary.

9728   12p-2:15p   Thu   1227 #205   Jesse Benson

Please contact instructor for a materials list. Benson_Jesse@smc.edu

ART E80   Jewelry Making

Create jewelry projects using basic tools and simple methods.

9729   11:30a–1:45p   Thu   1450 Ocean   Susan Ryza

Advanced: Projects for this section are more complex, new projects weekly. Students need to master basic jewelry skills prior to enrolling.

ART E80   Jewelry Making

9730   2p–4:15p   Thu   1450 Ocean   Susan Ryza

Beginning: New projects weekly; knotting, wire wrapping, bead weaving, attaching clasps and more. Use a wide assortment of tools and materials. Students purchase their own materials per teacher guidelines. Bring any beads or tools you already own to the first class.

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