UNIT 1: principles of design

UNIT 1: elements of design Week 1. Line Tues. Sept. 6 - quality and quanitity, Line Character ie. speed, density, touch etc Thurs. Sept.8. - Mark Making Week 2. Shape Sept. 13. -How line divides the page. Negative and positive shapes Sept. 15 - Response to Architecture with shapes Week 3. Shape Sept.20 – FORM, Building a page with shapes. Sept. 22 - Response to Nature with shapes Week 4. Texture Sept. 27. -Observed textures Sept. 29 - Invented textures Week 5. Illusion of space / Tonal Value Oct. 4 - Value by steps, a system of simplifying and using a grey scale Oct. 6 - Continuous Value or Chiaroscuro, the smooth transition from black to white Week 6. Composition Oct. 11 - viewfinder exercise, non-representational analysis Oct. 13 - Project to include and orchestrate the issues introduced above Week 7. Review Oct. 18 - (no class Hendrick’s Day) Oct.20 – Project Due- critique intro to color
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