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

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

“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.

 

 

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

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

“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? 

 

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

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

“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?