#PaidForHis Vision – #Artists and their #Ideas

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


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://i0.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://i0.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?

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