#HolyThursday #ArtMan – Time to #DRAW

“Perseverance is failing nineteen times and succeeding the twentieth.” — Julie Andrews


Drawing: Soft Pastels

1.2Ac: Choose from a range of materials and methods of traditional and contemporary artistic practices to plan works of art and design.

Of the shapes we are using, which one is STRONG and why? Which shape describes a passive quality? Why? Are you using Impression, Improvisation, or Composition? What about the use of shapes? Melodic or Symphonic?

Wassily Kandinsky at the Milwaukee Art Museum Exhibition - not part of their permanent collection.  https://farm6.static.flickr.com/5287/13570248174_0cb6714488_z.jpg
Wassily Kandinsky at the Milwaukee Art Museum Exhibition – not part of their permanent collection. https://farm6.static.flickr.com/5287/13570248174_0cb6714488_z.jpg

How are you beginning to use the ideas of color and shape to communicate your ideas from your song?

MILWAUKEE: http://mam.org/kandinsky/

 

  1. Blending ANALOGOUS colors with and without finger blending
  2. Blending COMPLEMENTS with and without finger blending
  3. Straight and Curved lines with the TIPS and with the SIDES of the pastels
  4. Filling large areas with a color and then doing smaller details over the top with another DIFFERENT color
  5. Blending with CIRCULAR marks as well as BACK AND FORTH marks
  6. Using PAPER as a masking tool
  7. Adding a WHITE HIGHLIGHT over a darker colored surface
  8. Working UPRIGHT on an easel versus on the FLAT on a table top
  9. Cleaning your pastels with paper towel
  10. Experiment on your own – use your initial images of SKETCHING for the VISUAL experiment inspiration
  11. CLEANING with SPRAY and a CLOTH RAG – that’s not an exercise but a technique that will clean a lot faster than paper towel

Studio Art 360: Character Mugs

1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design.

What was your FAVORITE or LEAST FAVORITE part of working with clay. Please tell me WHY you LOVE or DON’T LOVE using this Clay. Please be specific. 

 

What was the most challenging part of working with ceramics / clay as you created your mug? What are three things that working with this material challenged you with?

DUE END OF CLASS TODAY.


Advanced Drawing: Figure Drawing and the GESTURE

2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.

Look at the series of works from yesterday… how have you begun to see the figure differently? Are you thinking about the the FORM in a different fashion than you had earlier?

Gesture Drawings - Side of Charcoal - FAST http://www.serenatran.com/images/2dsketchbook/gesture.jpg
Gesture Drawings – Side of Charcoal – FAST http://www.serenatran.com/images/2dsketchbook/gesture.jpg

What did taking an entire minute away from your drawings do for you? Harder? Easier? What did you have to do DIFFERENTLY? 

 


AP Studio Art: WORK on CONCENTRATION

Reflect: Learning to think and talk with others about an aspect of one’s work or working process, and learning to judge one’s own work and working process and the work of others.

What response do you have regarding your studio mate’s  works – really – that can help them see things that they might not see – things that might help them continue to learn from their own works and marks? Take 5 minutes and walk around – take a look – make some thoughts for MONDAY (the extended deadline). 

Brayden – This group of Photos is for YOU.

WHAT’s the Assignment? If you need another 1, 2, or 3 concentration works – this is your assignment (one at the minimum). You will have your WEBSITE updated with 12 concentration works – PERIOD. You will rework your statements and answers to the AP Questions… ALL DUE on APRIL 3 for CRITIQUE & PRESENTATION.

Kandisnky as an Impression Painter: http://www.artic.edu/aic/collections/citi/images/standard/WebLarge/WebImg_000276/189732_3296010.jpg

#NoMrKorb in the #ArtStudio @fjkorb is missing! Nope… #Volunteering Elsewhere for the #Arts

“Perseverance is failing nineteen times and succeeding the twentieth.” — Julie Andrews


Drawing: Soft Pastels

 

1.2Ac: Choose from a range of materials and methods of traditional and contemporary artistic practices to plan works of art and design.

What ONE bit of theory has stuck with you as we have talked about the works and ideas of Wassily Kandinsky? Can you use any of his ideas on color and shape in your work as it is developed?

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Kandisnky as an Impression Painter: http://www.artic.edu/aic/collections/citi/images/standard/WebLarge/WebImg_000276/189732_3296010.jpg

  1. Blending ANALOGOUS colors with and without finger blending
  2. Blending COMPLEMENTS with and without finger blending
  3. Straight and Curved lines with the TIPS and with the SIDES of the pastels
  4. Filling large areas with a color and then doing smaller details over the top with another DIFFERENT color
  5. Blending with CIRCULAR marks as well as BACK AND FORTH marks
  6. Using PAPER as a masking tool
  7. Adding a WHITE HIGHLIGHT over a darker colored surface
  8. Working UPRIGHT on an easel versus on the FLAT on a table top
  9. Cleaning your pastels with paper towel
  10. Experiment on your own – use your initial images of SKETCHING for the VISUAL experiment inspiration
  11. CLEANING with SPRAY and a CLOTH RAG – that’s not an exercise but a technique that will clean a lot faster than paper towel

END OF CLASS TODAY – Write an answer to this on PAGE 19: What NEW ideas do you have about COLOR as you have used pastels?


Studio Art 360: Character Mugs

 

1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design. A: How will you use the experience of working in 3D change the way you work in 2D in the future?

A Bit Blurry but... How's YOUR face on a mug? https://i.ytimg.com/vi/7-pk_0b1mKU/hqdefault.jpg
A Bit Blurry but… How’s YOUR face on a mug? https://i.ytimg.com/vi/7-pk_0b1mKU/hqdefault.jpg

END OF CLASS TODAY – Write an answer to this on PAGE 19: If you could do something in the beginning differently, what are the three things you might change? Why? 

DUE END OF CLASS ON THURSDAY.


Advanced Drawing: Figure Drawing and the GESTURE

2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.

Look at the series of works from yesterday… how have you begun to see the figure differently? Are you thinking about the the FORM in a different fashion than you had earlier?

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GEsture over Gesture over Gesture… well maybe not exactly but… http://www.studentartguide.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/line-drawings-wang-tzu-ting.jpg

Next week – LONGER FIGURE DRAWINGS – 

END OF CLASS TODAY – Write an answer to this on PAGE 19: What were the the challenges you faced today? What was the BIGGEST CHALLENGE you faced today in the drawing? How did you SUCCEED?


 

AP Studio Art: WORK on CONCENTRATION

2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.

What have your previous sketches been over the past months? How have you been planning the NEW and Important ideas out for your work? HOW DOES THIS HELP YOU? (Hand out the Artists pages from their websites and remind them of the expectations.)

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How are YOU doing in YOUR studio? Concentration of works: https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/originals/4c/91/30/4c9130b187f9557c4d1aad29c51cdb94.jpg

END OF CLASS TODAY – Write an answer to this on PAGE 19: What materials and ideas are you using that are elevating your concentration? How have you demonstrated the LEARNING and GROWTH in the body of work you have produced? 

WHAT’s the Assignment? If you need another 1, 2, or 3 concentration works – this is your assignment (one at the minimum). You will have your WEBSITE updated with 12 concentration works – PERIOD. You will rework your statements and answers to the AP Questions… ALL DUE on APRIL 3 for CRITIQUE & PRESENTATION.

 

BabyFace Mug - LOVELY and SOFT... https://img1.etsystatic.com/015/0/5150743/il_fullxfull.456773453_65rm.jpg

#FigureDrawing and #Abstraction and #Concentration and #Ceramics – #ArtInAction

“Perseverance is failing nineteen times and succeeding the twentieth.” — Julie Andrews

Drawing: Kandinsky DEVELOPMENT and PLANNING

1.2Ac: Choose from a range of materials and methods of traditional and contemporary artistic practices to plan works of art and design.

How do you relate the sounds and movement in your choice of music to the image that you are creating in your sketchbook? Tomorrow we begin on the larger sheets of paper. Work out the ideas in colored pencil / watercolors.

What NEW ideas might you have had about COLOR and SHAPE in the art you were creating?

Studio Art 360: Character Mugs

1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design. A: How will you use the experience of working in 3D change the way you work in 2D in the future?

BabyFace Mug - LOVELY and SOFT... https://img1.etsystatic.com/015/0/5150743/il_fullxfull.456773453_65rm.jpg
BabyFace Mug – LOVELY and SOFT… https://img1.etsystatic.com/015/0/5150743/il_fullxfull.456773453_65rm.jpg

If you could do something in the beginning differently, what are the three things you might change? Why?

DUE END OF CLASS ON THURSDAY.

Advanced Drawing: Figure Drawing

 

2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept. A: Looking at yesterday’s mannequin drawings – What did you struggle with in the process, in the final product?

Mannequin Proportions are NOT THAT BAD - Let's compare to the REAL Human Being - Soon Enough. https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/236x/01/e8/23/01e8230d743e16b5e95ac03fc316f7d7.jpg
Mannequin Proportions are NOT THAT BAD – Let’s compare to the REAL Human Being – Soon Enough. https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/236x/01/e8/23/01e8230d743e16b5e95ac03fc316f7d7.jpg

What is most important about drawing when it comes to observation and proportions? 

AP Studio Art: WORK

WHAT’s the Assignment? If you need another 1, 2, or 3 concentration works – this is your assignment (one at the minimum). You will have your WEBSITE updated with 12 concentration works – PERIOD. You will rework your statements and answers to the AP Questions… ALL DUE on MARCH 30 for CRITIQUE & PRESENTATION.

 

2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.

To HELP YOU FULLY UNDERSTAND YOUR current concentration, what is the common thread that is chasing through all of your work? What do you SEE? What is the MEANING? Why is this work IMPORTANT? How are you growing in your work?

Working on your BODY of the CONCENTRATION! https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/3c/27/f5/3c27f5549efb18133ccdf884815d688f.jpg
Working on your BODY of the CONCENTRATION! https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/3c/27/f5/3c27f5549efb18133ccdf884815d688f.jpg

What do you need to do in order to get your work online and all up to speed? EXPECTATIONS should not be MINE but YOURS. 

Kandinsky SKETCHES: What are you doing with your ideas? https://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/media/collection_images/1/147.1982%23%23S.jpg

#Monday with #ArtWork to be done and #NewIdeas to be tackled.

“Perseverance is failing nineteen times and succeeding the twentieth.” — Julie Andrews

Perseverance... Keep at it Julie Andres... https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/e2/80/b1/e280b1667ed5f85421461ddfe470c498.jpg
Perseverance… Keep at it Julie Andres… https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/e2/80/b1/e280b1667ed5f85421461ddfe470c498.jpg

Drawing: Kandinsky DEVELOPMENT and PLANNING

G: 2.3Ac: Redesign an object, system, place, or design in response to contemporary issues.

How are you see geometric or organic shapes in your life? Do you relate meaning / feel moods or feelings with them? What are some shapes that are dominant in your life? As you listen to your music… what are the colors and shapes (or lines) that come to mind as you move forward? Look over the worksheet about music and work through it.

Kandinsky SKETCHES: What are you doing with your ideas? https://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/media/collection_images/1/147.1982%23%23S.jpg
Kandinsky SKETCHES: What are you doing with your ideas? https://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/media/collection_images/1/147.1982%23%23S.jpg

What NEW ideas might you have had about COLOR and Shape in the art you were creating?

Studio Art 360: Character Mugs

1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design.

What challenges did you have in getting started last week on with the clay? REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS ARTWORK: Subtractive, Additive, and Manipulation to the clay. These techniques are REQUIRED in the FINAL Mug with a face. We are DONE with this on THURSDAY.

DUE END OF CLASS ON THURSDAY.

FACES and MUGS - What's going on with YOUR MUG? http://uploads.neatorama.com/images/posts/923/70/70923/1396818054-0.jpg
FACES and MUGS – What’s going on with YOUR MUG? http://uploads.neatorama.com/images/posts/923/70/70923/1396818054-0.jpg

What was the largest success you have in today’s work? Take a look at the rest of the classes work BEFORE we clean up. PAUSE 10 minutes before the end of class.

Advanced Drawing: Figure Drawing

 2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.

What are the biggest fears that you have about the ideas of drawing a full human figure? Why do you think this is so tough?

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What was the most challenging way to draw? Why was this most difficult way to go? How OFF were you from the original that you drew from your memory? What is most important about drawing when it comes to observation?

AP Studio Art: WORK

WHAT’s the Assignment? If you need another 1, 2, or 3 concentration works – this is your assignment (one at the minimum). You will have your WEBSITE updated with 12 concentration works – PERIOD. You will rework your statements and answers to the AP Questions… ALL DUE on MARCH 30 for CRITIQUE & PRESENTATION.

3.1Ad: Reflect on, re-engage, revise, and refine works of art or design considering relevant traditional and contemporary criteria as well as personal artistic vision.

How does your work for this week Re-Engage the ideas you have been using in the past while ALSO provide ideas of REVISION?

Do your works show GROWTH? http://www.vachonstudio.com/wp-content/uploads/Artist-working-in-the-studio.jpg
Do your works show GROWTH? http://www.vachonstudio.com/wp-content/uploads/Artist-working-in-the-studio.jpg

I try to get you to talk to one another and reflect. Look at each other’s work today and do that. Explain, listen, WRITE DOWN THOUGHTS for your own reflections.

 

 

MAKING FACES! Get the cup done - https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/originals/af/17/ad/af17ad2666d5ec4f393762bf7133b86a.jpg

#Thursday (but it’s FRIDAY) – Grades? Questions?

“An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.” James Whistler

Drawing – Kandinsky is in the HOUSE

Reflect on LAST WEEK before you begin today! What are your OVERALL IDEAS that you hope to communicate? What do you feel you’ll be doing with the materials that are NEW and CHALLENGING to you?
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Kandinsky – Composition from the Bauhaus period of his life: http://www.wassilykandinsky.net/images/works/256.jpg

Biggest struggle / success for today? Write it out and the WHY!

Studio Art 360 – Character Mugs – Sketchbooks and CREATE IN CLAY.

1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design.

What challenges did you have in getting started last week on Friday with the clay? REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS ARTWORK: Subtractive, Additive, and Manipulation to the clay. These techniques are REQUIRED in the FINAL Sculpture Mug.

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MAKING FACES! Get the cup done – https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/originals/af/17/ad/af17ad2666d5ec4f393762bf7133b86a.jpg

What was the largest success you have in today’s work?

This one (EYE) you may want to FF through a smidge…

 

SLIDESHOW AGAIN for the upcoming Assignment.

Advanced Drawing – CRITOQUE DAY… did you bring a snack?

4.2Ac: Analyze, select, and critique personal artwork for a collection or portfolio presentation.

What ONE ARTISTIC SKILL from PAGE 30 of Artist Habits of Mind did you take away from the 50 Sheets of Paper? EXPLAIN

artists-studio-habits-of-mind https://korbartwuhs.files.wordpress.com/2016/03/artists-studio-habits-of-mind.jpg?w=620

What is one thing you added to today’s critique that made the conversation truly move forward? If nothing – what is ONE THING YOU THOUGHT ABOUT! 

AP Studio Art – You’ve got to SIT and WORK and FOCUS!

WHAT’s the Assignment? If you need another 1, 2, or 3 concentration works – this is your assignment (one at the minimum). You will have your WEBSITE updated with 12 concentration works – PERIOD. You will rework your statements and answers to the AP Questions… ALL DUE on MARCH 30 for CRITIQUE & PRESENTATION.

2.2Ad: Demonstrate understanding of the importance of balancing freedom and responsibility in the use of images, materials, tools, and equipment in the creation and circulation of creative work.

How do you see the growth of your work? What are two things that you see as STRONG developments as you have moved forward?

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How does this work with your body of work? How are YOU doing with your body of work? Level 6? Are you sick of me asking? http://img09.deviantart.net/b511/i/2015/108/d/3/concentration__6__ap_studio_art_drawing_by_wierdistotallynormal-d6zyk69.jpg

How many more pieces do you need to get through for this batch of concentration works? 

 

Jill Milward Artwork - All About Music: https://jillmillwardartworkdotcom.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/img_9876.jpg?w=924

#Wednesday and the #3C’s – #Crit, #Clay, and #Concentrate

“An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.” James Whistler

https://www.brainyquote.com/photos_tr/en/j/jameswhistler/382345/jameswhistler1.jpg
https://www.brainyquote.com/photos_tr/en/j/jameswhistler/382345/jameswhistler1.jpg

Drawing – Kandinsky is in the HOUSE

1.2Ac: Choose from a range of materials and methods of traditional and contemporary artistic practices to plan works of art and design.

What ONE bit of theory has stuck with you as we have talked about the works and ideas of Wassily Kandinsky? Can you use any of his ideas on color and shape in your work as it is developed?

Kandinsky: http://www.artic.edu/aic/collections/citi/images/standard/WebLarge/WebImg_000276/189732_3296010.jpg
Kandinsky: http://www.artic.edu/aic/collections/citi/images/standard/WebLarge/WebImg_000276/189732_3296010.jpg

What NEW ideas do you have about COLOR and Shape in the art you are creating now that we have had some conversation and learning about the ideas of Wassily Kandinsky?

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Jill Milward Artwork – All About Music: https://jillmillwardartworkdotcom.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/img_9876.jpg?w=924

Studio Art 360 – Character Mugs – Sketchbooks and CREATE IN CLAY.

7.1P: Hypothesize ways in which art influences perception and understanding of human experiences.

What are three textures / techniques  you are going to have to interpret into your sculpture from your research?

Mugs and Faces - GO and Build: http://blog.shoplet.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Faces-on-Ceramic-Mugs.jpg
Mugs and Faces – GO and Build: http://blog.shoplet.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Faces-on-Ceramic-Mugs.jpg

What techniques are REALLY important to be using to make sure any ADDITIVE clay really HOLD TIGHT to the clay you are adding it to? 

This one (EYE) you may want to FF through a smidge…

 

SLIDESHOW AGAIN for the upcoming Assignment.

Advanced Drawing – CRITOQUE DAY… did you bring a snack?

4.2Ac: Analyze, select, and critique personal artwork for a collection or portfolio presentation.

What ONE ARTISTIC SKILL from PAGE 30 of Artist Habits of Mind did you take away from the 50 Sheets of Paper? EXPLAIN

artists-studio-habits-of-mind https://korbartwuhs.files.wordpress.com/2016/03/artists-studio-habits-of-mind.jpg?w=620

What is one thing you added to today’s critique that made the conversation truly move forward? If nothing – what is ONE THING YOU THOUGHT ABOUT! 

AP Studio Art – You’ve got to SIT and WORK and FOCUS!

 

WHAT’s the Assignment? If you need another 1, 2, or 3 concentration works – this is your assignment (one at the minimum). You will have your WEBSITE updated with 12 concentration works – PERIOD. You will rework your statements and answers to the AP Questions… ALL DUE on MARCH 30 for CRITIQUE & PRESENTATION.

2.2Ad: Demonstrate understanding of the importance of balancing freedom and responsibility in the use of images, materials, tools, and equipment in the creation and circulation of creative work.

How do you see the growth of your work? What are two things that you see as STRONG developments as you have moved forward?

End of the day – one more day in class. How many more pieces do you need to get through for this batch of 3 concentration works? 

FACES in the CLAY: http://www.multyshades.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/unique-mugs16.jpg

Tuesday and we’re almost to the middle of the week – WAIT – We ARE. No School on Friday!

“An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.” James Whistler

https://www.brainyquote.com/photos_tr/en/j/jameswhistler/382345/jameswhistler1.jpg
https://www.brainyquote.com/photos_tr/en/j/jameswhistler/382345/jameswhistler1.jpg

Drawing – Kandinsky is in the HOUSE

2.3Ac: Redesign an object, system, place, or design in response to contemporary issues.

How are you using geometric shapes in your life? How do you relate meaning to them? What are some shapes that are dominant in your life

shapes-in-nature

What NEW ideas might you have had about COLOR and Shape in the art you were creating?

Studio Art 360 – Character Mugs – Sketchbooks and DRAW.

7.1P: Hypothesize ways in which art influences perception and understanding of human experiences.

What are you NERVOUS about as we venture into the work of clay?

2 drawings that are HALF THE SIZE of the final product, one that is a full size rendering. Look at references on your devices for images. You DO NOT KNOW FACIAL FEATURES like you think you do.

FACES in the CLAY: http://www.multyshades.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/unique-mugs16.jpg
FACES in the CLAY: http://www.multyshades.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/unique-mugs16.jpg

How have you researched and developed the ideas into your OWN idea versus someone else’s? 

This one (EYE) you may want to FF through a smidge…

https://youtu.be/7PqIUiaR-2 E

SLIDESHOW AGAIN for the upcoming Assignment.

Advanced Drawing – CRITOQUE DAY… did you bring a snack?

4.2Ac: Analyze, select, and critique personal artwork for a collection or portfolio presentation.

What ONE ARTISTIC SKILL from PAGE 30 of Artist Habits of Mind did you take away from the 50 Sheets of Paper? EXPLAIN

artists-studio-habits-of-mind https://korbartwuhs.files.wordpress.com/2016/03/artists-studio-habits-of-mind.jpg?w=620

What is one thing you added to today’s critique that made the conversation truly move forward? If nothing – what is ONE THING YOU THOUGHT ABOUT! 

AP Studio Art – You’ve got to SIT and WORK and FOCUS!

Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, and Decision Making (Students use critical thinking skills to plan and conduct research, manage projects, solve problems, and make informed decisions using appropriate digital tools and resources.)

Do you need to update your ONLINE presence? Have you updated your BREADTH site to accommodate your two most recent works?

WHAT’s the Assignment? If you need another 1, 2, or 3 concentration works – this is your assignment (one at the minimum). You will have your WEBSITE updated with 12 concentration works – PERIOD. You will rework your statements and answers to the AP Questions… ALL DUE on MARCH 30 for CRITIQUE & PRESENTATION.

LEVEL 6: https://mir-s3-cdn-cf.behance.net/project_modules/disp/e26a8f46545949.5607d8551c4d2.jpg
LEVEL 6: https://mir-s3-cdn-cf.behance.net/project_modules/disp/e26a8f46545949.5607d8551c4d2.jpg

Halfway through the week and MONDAY will be with us soon. I am PROUD of the accomplishments as a whole. You should be focused with a lot of alone time. What ONE BIG things worked out for you today? 

 

#PaidForHis Vision – #Artists and their #Ideas

“An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.” James Whistler

https://www.brainyquote.com/photos_tr/en/j/jameswhistler/382345/jameswhistler1.jpg
https://www.brainyquote.com/photos_tr/en/j/jameswhistler/382345/jameswhistler1.jpg

Drawing – Let’s Get Listening to Music

1.2Ac: Choose from a range of materials and methods of traditional and contemporary artistic practices to plan works of art and design.

What feelings do you get from specific pieces of music? Give some examples. Rap / Country / Reggae / Bossa Nova. Listen to the music – answer the question!

Music coming out of your BRAINS: https://i1.wp.com/scienceillustrated.com.au/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/music.jpg
Music coming out of your BRAINS: http://scienceillustrated.com.au/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/music.jpg

What shapes did you struggle to find? What ideas did you find as you listened to the music? 

Studio Art 360 – Character Mugs – DEMO DAY!

10.1P: Document the process of developing ideas from early stages to fully elaborated ideas.

Of the different ideas of faces and mugs we looked at last week – what do you think you might want to do before we begin to research? Animal, Person? One Eye, One Nose, One Mouth. Sketch it out on paper first. – Research using YOUR DEVICES – or the Chromebooks if I have them.

AAArghhh = Boo: Scary Mug: https://i0.wp.com/cdn.makezine.com/uploads/2014/03/making-faces-mugs-3.jpg?resize=570%2C621
AAArghhh = Boo: Scary Mug: https://i0.wp.com/cdn.makezine.com/uploads/2014/03/making-faces-mugs-3.jpg?resize=570%2C621

What are three challenges you see as you move into the idea of the the ceramic Sculpture / Functional Artwork?

This one (EYE) you may want to FF through a smidge…

 

SLIDESHOW AGAIN for the upcoming Assignment.

Advanced Drawing – SO MUCH TO DO

Envision: Learning to picture mentally what cannot be directly observed, and imagine possible next steps in making a piece.

What are three VERY SPECIFIC things you are doing TODAY to get this gigantic undertaking done for tomorrow? How has your vision changed or been the same since the beginning of the art making process – EXPLAIN.

Many PApers - Time to Critique: https://i1.wp.com/gallery.limerick.ie/media/Media,10281,en.jpg
Many PApers – Time to Critique: http://gallery.limerick.ie/media/Media,10281,en.jpg

TOMORROW and THURSDAY we are going to HANG THEM UP and CRITRIQUE… What is ONE THING that you have seen change DRAMATICALLY in the drawing – process – product – ideas – WHAT WHY?

Mackey, Christine http://gallery.limerick.ie/Collection/TheNationalCollectionofContemporaryDrawing/Title,10025,en.html

AP Studio Art – You’ve got to SIT and WORK and FOCUS!

2.6 create multiple solutions to visual challenges that show understanding in relationships between composition and meaning of artwork.

While looking at your studiomates work, how do  you see the works needing to GROW? Do you see  yours growing?

AP Studio Art - LEVEL 6? - Probably: https://i0.wp.com/media.collegeboard.com/digitalServices/image/ap/apstudioart/Dr_B_6_Lee_5.jpg
AP Studio Art – LEVEL 6? – Probably: http://media.collegeboard.com/digitalServices/image/ap/apstudioart/Dr_B_6_Lee_5.jpg

What have you come up with? What materials are you planning on using? How does it fit into your current body of work?

Felix Gonzales-Torres: http://dbprng00ikc2j.cloudfront.net/work/image/46284/slide/Communication_Breakdown_Felix_Gonzalez_Torres__Christopher_Wool_untitled_693_118.jpg

#Friday – Enough Said.

Ted Kruzan TED Talk: http://www.vancouversun.com/life/cms/binary/8032880.jpg?size=620x400s
Ted Kruzan TED Talk: http://www.vancouversun.com/life/cms/binary/8032880.jpg?size=620x400s

Shane Koyczan – TED Talk “To This Day”... for the Bullied and Beautiful… “If you can’t see anything beautiful about yourself, get a better mirror, look a little closer, stare a little longer, because there’s something inside you that makes you keep trying despite everyone who told you to quit.”

Drawing: Nest Critiques – GRADES will be coming FAST!

9.1Ac: Determine the relevance of criteria used by others to evaluate a work of art or collection of works.

Let’s finish this critique up. Get the work up in front of us and you lead the way. KORB will sit and listen… Keep time Korb.

SQUAK SQUAK SQUAK - What have you got to say? http://blog-imgs-50.fc2.com/a/f/g/afg2/The-critique-Group.jpg
SQUAK SQUAK SQUAK – What have you got to say? http://blog-imgs-50.fc2.com/a/f/g/afg2/The-critique-Group.jpg

Ok. Your LAST Set of works begins tomorrow. BE ready to work. http://blog-imgs-50.fc2.com/a/f/g/afg2/The-critique-Group.jpg

Studio Art 360: CLAY – Make a Slab and then a cylinder.

1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design. 10.1P: Document the process of developing ideas from early stages to fully elaborated ideas.

What do you currently know about using CLAY?

dsc_0271
Slab of Clay made into a vase / holder: https://andymac1976dotcom.files.wordpress.com/2012/07/dsc_0271.jpg

Here are the ideas for Final Product in the next assignment – you will have to use the same technique but with multiple solutions to the challenges – BRIGHT COLORS and GLAZES – Multiple Ideas – Clay Cup / Mug (Pinch Pot, Coils?) Animal Sculpture (look at historical ideas – REALLY OLD sculpture – stuff), Post Modern – Neo-Pop Keith Haring and other 3D Works – Bright Colors etc… 

Advanced Drawing: 50 SoP WORK 

6.1Ac: Make, explain, and justify connections between artists or artwork and social, cultural, and political history.

SFMoMA VIDEO on Felix Gonzales-Torres

This is the LAST WEEK on this drawing – I think we are LONG past the original time it was planned for. That’s OK – BUT – WHAT DO YOU REALLY NEED TO FOCUS ON TO BE READY FOR MONDAY’S CRITIQUE? Seriously… CRIT on MONDAY!

Felix Gonzales-Torres: http://dbprng00ikc2j.cloudfront.net/work/image/46284/slide/Communication_Breakdown_Felix_Gonzalez_Torres__Christopher_Wool_untitled_693_118.jpg
Felix Gonzales-Torres: http://dbprng00ikc2j.cloudfront.net/work/image/46284/slide/Communication_Breakdown_Felix_Gonzalez_Torres__Christopher_Wool_untitled_693_118.jpg

Were you able to get 3 things accomplished today that help you see you are on the right path for completion? Is there a good amount of work to finish? STAY ON TASK 

Felix Gonzalez – Torres BIO: http://www.andrearosengallery.com/artists/felix-gonzalez-torres/images

AP Studio Art: Concentration PLAN and REFLECT

2.2Ad: Demonstrate understanding of the importance of balancing freedom and responsibility in the use of images, materials, tools, and equipment in the creation and circulation of creative work.

How do you see the growth of your work? What are two things that you see as STRONG developments as you have moved forward?

WHAT’s the Assignment? If you need another 1, 2, or 3 concentration works – this is your assignment (one at the minimum). You will have your WEBSITE updated with 12 concentration works – PERIOD. You will rework your statements and answers to the AP Questions… ALL DUE on MARCH 30 for CRITIQUE & PRESENTATION.

What's the big idea: https://pbs.twimg.com/profile_images/728663600877834241/B4pmoeUE.jpg
What’s the big idea: https://pbs.twimg.com/profile_images/728663600877834241/B4pmoeUE.jpg

End of the day – one more day in class. How many more pieces do you need to get through for this batch of 3 concentration works? \

Felix Gonzalez Torres - MANY sheets of paper: http://s3.amazonaws.com/contemporaryartgroup/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/Untitled_-1990.jpg

#Thursday – #Drawing and #APStudioArt #Critiques #Clay in #StudioArt360

Ted Kruzan TED Talk: http://www.vancouversun.com/life/cms/binary/8032880.jpg?size=620x400s
Ted Kruzan TED Talk: http://www.vancouversun.com/life/cms/binary/8032880.jpg?size=620x400s

Shane Koyczan – TED Talk “To This Day”... for the Bullied and Beautiful… “If you can’t see anything beautiful about yourself, get a better mirror, look a little closer, stare a little longer, because there’s something inside you that makes you keep trying despite everyone who told you to quit.”

Drawing: Nest Critiques – GRADES will be coming FAST!

9.1Ac: Determine the relevance of criteria used by others to evaluate a work of art or collection of works.

Let’s finish this critique up. Get the work up in front of us and you lead the way. KORB will sit and listen… Keep time Korb.

SQUAK SQUAK SQUAK - What have you got to say? http://blog-imgs-50.fc2.com/a/f/g/afg2/The-critique-Group.jpg
SQUAK SQUAK SQUAK – What have you got to say? http://blog-imgs-50.fc2.com/a/f/g/afg2/The-critique-Group.jpg

Ok. Your LAST Set of works begins tomorrow. BE ready to work. http://blog-imgs-50.fc2.com/a/f/g/afg2/The-critique-Group.jpg

Studio Art 360: Sketchbook Tuesday

1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design. 10.1P: Document the process of developing ideas from early stages to fully elaborated ideas.

What do you currently know about using CLAY?

dsc_0271
Slab of Clay made into a vase / holder: https://andymac1976dotcom.files.wordpress.com/2012/07/dsc_0271.jpg

Here are the ideas for Final Product in the next assignment – you will have to use the same technique but with multiple solutions to the challenges – BRIGHT COLORS and GLAZES – Multiple Ideas – Clay Cup / Mug (Pinch Pot, Coils?) Animal Sculpture (look at historical ideas – REALLY OLD sculpture – stuff), Post Modern – Neo-Pop Keith Haring and other 3D Works – Bright Colors etc… 

 

Advanced Drawing: 50 SoP WORK 

7. Stretch & Explore: Learning to reach beyond one’s capacities, to explore playfully without a preconceived plan, and to embrace the opportunity to learn from mistakes. A: Please consider the biggest STRUGGLE you had with this drawing from the get go… what was it and what artistic / life skills did you use to overcome that?

Well… What were biggest SUCCESSES you had with this drawing since the beginning of this artwork and how have you learned from that – how can you carry those lessons into the FUTURE?

untitled_-1990
Felix Gonzalez Torres – MANY sheets of paper: http://s3.amazonaws.com/contemporaryartgroup/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/Untitled_-1990.jpg

Felix Gonzalez – Torres BIO: http://www.andrearosengallery.com/artists/felix-gonzalez-torres/images

AP Studio Art: Concentration CRITIQUE (and PLAN)

2.2Ad: Demonstrate understanding of the importance of balancing freedom and responsibility in the use of images, materials, tools, and equipment in the creation and circulation of creative work.

Let’s finish this critique up. Get the work up in front of us and you lead the way. KORB will sit and listen… Keep time Korb.

SQUAK SQUAK SQUAK - What have you got to say? http://blog-imgs-50.fc2.com/a/f/g/afg2/The-critique-Group.jpg
SQUAK SQUAK SQUAK – What have you got to say? http://blog-imgs-50.fc2.com/a/f/g/afg2/The-critique-Group.jpg

Ok. Your LAST Set of works begins tomorrow. BE ready to work.