Welcome to #Friday and the end of #WEEK1

What is Art? Anges Martin “Art is the concrete representation of our most subtle feelings.” Art In America (p.124, 1996)

Agnes Martin… What is Art? https://korbartwuhs.files.wordpress.com/2013/09/3cd4b-agnesmartin1.jpg

Start Here! If you STILL need to fill out the information sheet… do it below!

Art Foundations: Line and Sol LeWitt

Google Classroom Code

  • A Day Block 5: t7e1h0v
  • B Day Block 1: i27wgb
  • B Day Block 5: a4mq77a

2.1P: Engage in making a work of art or design without having a preconceived plan.

What is a balance? What is a pattern? What patterns and balance are you drawn to? What were your favorite designs from last week’s work with Sol LeWitt? We are EVENTUALLY going to use one of the color studies in a painting for the next artwork.


Sol LeWitt Project – Handout HERE

Introduction to Painting: Welcome to WATERCOLORS – Experiment and PLAN!

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

What challenges did you have with the watercolors when it came to OBSERVATION of the REAL WORLD around you. Next week we are going outside for a smidge to OBSERVE and paint Plein Air using some of the techniques that we have learned from the exercise below. TODAY we are going to look at ABSTRACTION and how to use COLOR to create works of art.


Google Classroom Code

  • A Day Block 3: d4ch9qk

What difficulties do you see with your painting AT THIS MOMENT in the process of painting and ideation?

Introduction to Digital Art: Adobe Illustrator and HAND IN YOUR GOOGLE DOC of LOGO’s through Google Classroom

Google Classroom Code

  • A Day Block 2: 3u80oo
  • B Day Block 2: iehb8xs

2.1Ac: Through experimentation, practice, and persistence, demonstrate acquisition of skills and knowledge in a chosen art form.


What are variables that one can use with regards to LINE? List 3 among your classmates.Write them out on page 9 in handbook.

LINE in Adobe Illustrator. TODAY with simple lines and the straight line tool, brushes, types of lines… allow time to horizontal and vertical lines in the document, straight line tool, brushes, types of lines Scissors tool and learn how to CUT a line, join endpoints, as well as ADD POINTS to a line. We are going to have MANY illustrations in this first drawing – (color will come later with LAYERS).


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