April 11, 2011 – Monday

 If you want to make the most out of your career (artwork, life, etc…), weave these two words into the fabric of your approach to life: “Challenge yourself.” – Curt Rosengren 

Art Foundations 2D – Richard Estes

  1. Know the requirements for the 2 Point Perspective Drawing.
  2. Work on Shape and Form in your 2 Point Perspective Drawing.
  3. Work on making personal artwork at your highest quality possible.


AP Studio Art – Deadline – I hope that when May 3 comes around you don’t feel like this.

  1. Review what the challenges of making art are as a professional. (Art and Fear).
  2. Work on Concentration #12, final concentration work of the semester.
  3. Know the technical aspects of uploading and presenting your body of work.
  4. Know ALL the works that you are presenting for your body of work.

Drawing – Critique – Have you ever gotten this response about your artwork?

  1. Know about the written critique, oral critique, and final drawing requirements.
  2. Work on resolving images for critique, written critique, peer review, and final written critiques.
  3. Work on weekly sketchbook assignment at the highest personal quality possible.


April 8, 2011 – Friday, Friday, Friday

Friday! (JK)

Art Foundations 2D – Sphere, Polyhedron

  1. Know about element of Value.
  2. Work on drawing objects with chiaroscuro.
  3. Work with various pencil techniques in drawing value.

AP Studio ArtPortfolio

  1. Resolve Concentration works  #10 and 11.
  2. Know the progress of your body of work (12 concentration works and 12 breadth works).
  3. Know the planning for the FINAL concentration work.

Drawing The Crit!

  1. Orally present your drawing to the class.
  2. Orally participate in the discussion of your classmates drawings.
  3. Know about the positive and negative aspects of your work and others works.
  4. Work on understanding the process and necessity of critiques.

April 7, 2010 – Thursday

Art Foundations 2D – Target Store Sphere

  1. Know about element of Value and its effect on FORM.
  2. Work on drawing objects using chiaroscuro.
  3. Understand the various techniques using pencil to create chiaroscuro.

AP Studio Art – http://fkorb.wordpress.com/

  1. Work on Concentration #10 and 11.
  2. Know the status of your body of work (12 concentration works and 12 breadth works).
  3. Visualize and know the assembly / upload process of the portfolio.

Drawing –

  1. Work on formal written critique. (Description, Analysis, Interpretation, and Judgement).
  2. Know about the use of Elements and Principles of Design.
  3. Know, work with, and edit peers written critique.
Jaime Defends "Turn It Up"
The "Crit" is the HIGHLIGHT of the event!

April 6, 2011 – Wednesday

Art Foundations 2D –  Dion Archibald

  1. Work on cityscape drawing – 3D image on 2D picture plane .
  2. Work on Roofs, Stairs, and Sidewalks – Other Specific Issues?
  3. Reflect on progress of perspective drawing and SELF-EVALUATIONS

AP Studio Art – Student Artist / Outsider Artist Link – Modern Painters

  1. Work on Concentration #10 and #11.
  2. Know about and begin planning for #12

copyright 2011 - Modern Painters, p80.

Drawing – Visual – Formal Example of Critique

  1. Work on formal written critique (Interpretation and Judgement).
  2. Know about the use of Elements and Principles of Design.

April 5, 2011 – Tuesday

Art Foundations 2D – Cityscape Image  

  1. Work on cityscape drawing – 3D image on 2D picture plane.
  2. Self-Evaluation – reflect on progress of perspective drawing.

 AP Studio Art – TODAY IN ART

  1. Work on Concentration #10 and 11.
  2. Know the status of your body of work (12 concentration and 12 breadth?)

Drawing –

  1. Work on formal written critique.
  2. Know about the first two steps to a written critique.
  3. Know about the use of Elements and Principles of Design.

In the critique – Analysis Section – please focus you attention on the Elements: Value, Shape and Form and the Principles: Balance, Unity and / or Movement. I want you to be VERY specific when you are writing… write well and share your ideas with one another as you are progressing through the writin crit.

April 4, 2011 – Monday

Drawing

  1. Review  the process of formal written critique.
  2. Know about the use of Elements and Principles of Design.
  3. Resolve the composition / still life drawing – “Paper Bag.”

AP Studio Art – TODAY IN ART

  1. Work on Concentration #10 and 11.
  2. Know the process of your body of work (12 concentration and 12 breadth?).

Art Foundations 2D –

  1. Work on cityscape drawing – 3D image on 2D picture plane.
  2. Self-Evaluation – reflect on progress of perspective drawing.

March 28, 2011 – Monday – April 1, 2011 – Friday

It is Spring Break! What in the WORLD are you doing looking here? If you are looking here though – send me a postcard with a cool drawing about where you are (based on DIRECT OBSERVATION) and you will have earned one grade for your sketchbook that you can use to upgrade you sketchbook grade at any time in the 4th quarter. What a deal. This offer expires with the postmark of Saturday, April 2, 2011. Enjoy your vacation.

Mr. Korb

March 25, 2011 – FRIDAY, already?

Art Foundations 2D – New York by Gehry 1, New York by Gehry 2 Point Perspective

Cityscape Drawing Due – Monday, April 11

  1. Know about Frank Gehry’s architecture.
  2. Reflect on 2 point perspective cityscape drawing.
  3. Reflect on NON-Linear methods of perspective.

 AP Studio Art

  1. Work on Concentration #10.
  2. Know about and begin planning for #’s 11 and 12.
Drawing – Paper Bag Drawing
  1. Work on paper bag drawing.
  2. Work on line and chiaroscuro to define value.

March 24, 2011 – Thursday

Art Foundations 2D – Cityscape 1Cityscape 2, Cityscape 3

  1. Work with 2 point perspective cityscape drawing.
  2. Work on NON-Linear methods of perspective.

AP Studio Art – #10

  1. Work on Concentration #10.
  2. Know about and begin planning for #’s 11 and 12.

Drawing – Paper Bag Drawing

  1. Work on paper bag drawing.
  2. Work on line and chiaroscuro to define value.

March 23, 2011 – Wednesday

Art Foundations 2D – Cityscape 1, Cityscape 2, Cityscape 3, Cityscape 4

  1. Work with 2 point perspective cityscape drawing.
  2. Work on extending vanishing points OUTSIDE of picture plane (realism).
  3. Work on NON-Linear methods of perspective.

AP Studio Art – 10 Song

  1. Work on Concentration #10.
  2. Know about and begin planning for #’s 11 and 12.

Drawing – Paper Bag Drawing

  1. Work on paper bag drawing.
  2. Work on line and chiaroscuro to define value.
  3. Know about personal meaning in still life work.
  4. Work on Mid-Critique.