#Dapper #Tuesday at #WUHS – What’s dapper about #you?

10 Things Creative People Do By: Randy Taran

8. Surround Yourself With Interesting People and Things: Spend time with diverse friends, listen to new music, see new exhibitions to broaden your horizons. Having unusual objects around you also helps you develop original ideas.

AP Studio Art: Concentration!

IDEAS? Are you running against a deadline? How did sharing your ideas yesterday help?

Goals:

  •  2.6 create multiple solutions to visual challenges that show understanding in relationships between composition and meaning of artwork
  • While looking at your classmates work, how do  you see the works needing to GROW? Do you see  yours growing?

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

Advanced Drawing: Composition and Meaning of a PAPER BAG.

Goals:

  •  1.1 Ad: Visualize and hypothesize to generate plans for ideas and directions for creating art and design that can affect social change.
  • What did you do last week to prepare yourself for in the design and execution of this still life / commentary work? What are you communicating in the work and how are you communicating that work?

What did you take away from the drawing today? What are you succeeding with?. (1, 3, 5).  

Drawing: Color, Shape, Meaning, and MUSIC!

By The Way… Share your STILL LIFE DRAWINGS by visiting them HERE.

What’s the MAP of Kandinsky’s ideas talk about? http://img2.mappio.com/ewant/kandinsky-color-theory-4170-Large.jpg

Kandinsky at MAM – HERE

Goals:

  • 3.1 reflect on how art differs and describe how it relates to history and cultures 3.2 apply subjects, symbols, and ideas in art and use skill to solve visual challenges.
  • What color scheme are you considering using n this work? How do you see that as helping communicate your message?

What composition do you feel is working best for you to communicate the messages you are hoping? Why?

Studio Art 360: Drawing of the Still Life

Georgio Morandi’s space – how’s your work coming along?

Goals:

  • 10.1P: Document the process of developing ideas from early stages to fully elaborated ideas.
  • Step back from your artwork and LOOK at it. What skill have you NEWLY developed as this drawing has come along? Is it VALUE? FORM? SHADING? OBSERVATION? Please explain the ideas in your new skills.

Of ALL the  work on your drawing you created today, what has been the most successful thing that you’ve accomplished? EXPLAIN! 

How about COMPSITIONS? Looking for ideas? Let’s Look HERE!

#FridayThe13th in the #Studio – #GreatWork this week! Hope all goes well today! Muhahahahaha

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

1. 7:25 – 8:05
2. 8:10 – 8:50
3. 8:55 – 9:30
4. 9:35 – 10:15
6. 10:20 – 11:00
5A. 11:05 – 11:35
5B. 11:35 – 12:05
5C. 12:05 – 12:35
7. 12:40 – 1:20
8. 1:25 – 2:00
Assembly 2:05 – 2:46

AP Studio Art: Concentration!

How is the work coming along? Working hard? Working Well? http://www.lvc.edu/art/images/4_studio_art_concentration.jpg

Goals:

  • 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.)
  • As you look at the CURRENT images you are making, what is NEW and INNOVATIVE about them that we HAVEN’T SEEN in the past works? Give 3 examples with explanations.

How did the hour go? Anything come from the one – on – one conversations with Mr. Korb?

Advanced Drawing:Discussion of Composition and Meaning.

What’s happening with your paper bag? How’s the colored pencil drawing coming along? Anything you think about as the colors from the watercolor show through? http://images.fineartamerica.com/images-medium-large/apples-in-a-paper-bag-jubamo.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.2Ad: Choose from a range of materials and methods of traditional and contemporary artistic practices, following or breaking established conventions, to plan the making of multiple works of art and design based on a theme, idea, or concept.

    A: How are you doing in the process? Where are you pleased? Where are you still struggling? BE SPECIFIC HERE!

Reflect and WORK! One more class day – MAKE PHOTOGRAPHS.

Drawing: Color and Shape and MEANING!

By The Way… Share your STILL LIFE DRAWINGS by visiting them HERE.

Improvisation #30 (Cannons) Vasily Kandinsky French, born Russia, 1866–1944 Improvisation No. 30 (Cannons), 1913 © 2015 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

Goals:

  • 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?

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?

Studio Art 360: Develop Compositions for Final Drawing.

How are you doing in comparison to the image above? http://fc02.deviantart.net/fs70/f/2012/083/6/0/still_life__basic_shapes_by_sundown-d4tqs12.jpg

Goals:

  • 7.1P: Hypothesize ways in which art influences perception and understanding of human experiences.
  • What are THREE areas in your still life drawing that are in need of Attention today?

Look back on the THREE areas of improvement, how did you do? Choose one and write 3 sentences about the success or failure! 

How about COMPSITIONS? Looking for ideas? Let’s Look HERE!

#Time to #Draw #DrawingThursday!

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

AP Studio Art: Concentration!

What’s WORKING and what’s NOT? http://acuitybusiness.com/Portals/164204/images/Stand%20Out-resized-600.jpg

Goals:

  • 3.5 evaluate and defend how 3.5.1 subject matter 3.5.2 symbols are used in art  4.4 evaluate and interpret your art in your time for relationships in 4.4.1 form 4.4.2 context (what might this mean as we look at ALL of the class work?)
  • How does your concentration stand up together as being important?

Looking back at the first half of the week, what major accomplishments have you made that helps you stand out from the rest of the class?

Advanced Drawing:Discussion of Composition and Meaning.

Space – How are you using it? http://fc07.deviantart.net/images/large/indyart/traditional/Struct_Drawing_3_-_Paper_Bags.jpg

Goals:

  • 1.2Ad: Choose from a range of materials and methods of traditional and contemporary artistic practices, following or breaking established conventions, to plan the making of multiple works of art and design based on a theme, idea, or concept.
  • Looking back on the past few days of work, what are you pleased with in the creation of the work? What are area that you are still being challenged with? N: Mid Critique in the Drawing Process.

What did you take from the critique of your work? What did you add to the critique of your classmates work? What did you take away from the work of your classmates? 

Drawing: Color and Shape and MEANING!

By The Way… Share your STILL LIFE DRAWINGS by visiting them HERE.

http://web.guggenheim.org/exhibitions/kandinsky/images/several_circles.jpg

Goals:

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

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

Studio Art 360: Develop Compositions for Final Drawing.

Morandi and HIS objects… How are you LOOKING at your OBJECTS? http://estaticos03.elmundo.orbyt.es/imagenes/2010/07/15/tu_mundo/1279218563_0.jpg

Goals:

  • 4.1P: Analyze, select, and curate artifacts and/or artworks for presentation and preservation.
  • How do you feel about the ideas you are creating RIGHT NOW? Name 2 things you are a bit uncertain about as it comes to your THUMBNAIL drawings turning into your final drawings.

What are the three best things you are working on with this drawing so far? 

How about COMPOSITIONS? Looking for ideas? Let’s Look HERE!

#Friday in the #Art #Classroom – How are you doing?

“Spectacular achievement is always preceded by unspectacular preparation.” —Robert H. Schuller

http://goalhabits.files.wordpress.com/2014/09/goalhabits_0926.jpg?w=584&h=439

~~~

ALL LATE WORK DUE TODAY!

~~~

Studio Art 360 – FORMS and DRAWING – Shadows and CHIAROSCURO

How is your drawing coming along? Let’ stalk about the values you are using… http://www.deborahboardman.com/uploaded_images/morandi-giorgio-natura-morta-stilleben-9701106-712697.jpg

COMPOSITION EXAMPLES! Let’s see how to set up a composition!

Goals:

  • 1.1P: Use multiple approaches to begin creative endeavors.
  • Looking at the DRAWING in front of you… what ONE aspect of the drawing are you going to REALLY FOCUS ON today?

This is the third day of working on these drawings… where do you see yourself having a HIGHLIGHT in the drawing? Where do you see the CORE of the SHADOW? Where are the Midtones (lights and shadows)?

Painting and AP Studio Art – Critique – LAST DAY? HURRY!

What is it you DO Like? http://ufdigitalimaging.weebly.com/uploads/2/5/2/6/25260964/7718351_orig.gif

Goals:

  • AP Studio Art – 4.2Ad: Critique, justify, and present choices in the process of analyzing, selecting, curating, and presenting artwork for a specific exhibit or event.
  • Painting – 3.1Ac: Engage in constructive critique with peers, then reflect on, re-engage, revise, and refine works of art and design in response to personal artistic vision.
  • Last Day of the Crit? Hope so… Of all the works you have seen so far, what has been the most successful aspect to that work? Be specific and thoughtful. OR Of the works you have seen what has been the weakest aspect of the work – BE SPECIFIC AND THOUGHTFUL!

What are you going to carry forward into your next work? If not the work the approach you take / habits / techniques / attitude?

What artwork, of all the artworks you saw, were you happiest with? WHY! Give specific reasons!

Welcome Back! Let’s get things rolling RIGHT AWAY! Move Forward!

Whatever the situation is, whatever challenges you have… never give up – keep moving forward! http://www.centralnccouncilbsa.com/OrgsRichTextImages/2390/martinlutherkingjr.jpeg

CALENDAR – Look to the side of the screen. This is there to help you know your due dates and assignments. Subscribe to the Google Calendar. This webpage is a TOOL for you to use – search through it – explore it – look under YOUR class… see what there is to see.

Art Foundations: Line – What is Art?

What is ART? What can you do with it? https://korbartwuhs.files.wordpress.com/2013/01/what_is_art.jpg

Goals:

  1. Work on creating multiple visual solutions to the ideas of the Elements of Art and Principles of Design

What did you learn about your neighbors? What did you learn about yourself? What did you learn about you and your classmates think about art?

Drawing: Still Life and OBSERVATION

Look at what you are drawing – BE OBSERVANT – Know your angles and shapes and relationships. DRAW! http://jetantonio.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/box.jpg

Goals:

  1. Work on creating multiple solutions to Chiaroscuro and Shape Study.

What did you accomplish with your first few thumbnail drawings about the boxes? What do you hope to accomplish in DRAWING?

AP Studio Art: Review your concentration – SKETCHES and MEANING

Can we hang a show? Can you speak about your work? Can you be confident in yourself? http://www.freewebs.com/colemangallery/Coleman%20Gallery.jpg

Goals:

  1. Know about (1.1) communicating your ideas clearly
  2. (2.6) Work on creating multiple solutions to your next set of works –  Sketchbook PRELIMINARY – Collected on FRIDAY – WHAT ARE YOU COMMUNICATING WITH THIS?

Think about your exams – what were the biggest impressions you had from the classmate’s works? What were the most difficult things you felt as you presented your work? Conversation between classmates about the 2 questions for your exam.

CRASH! The trip is over… not really, now the adventure begins!

“In not stating the goal to the students, they are like a family going on a trip with Dad in the driver’s seat and him not sharing what the destination is. Dad knows where he’s going, but the rest of the family has no clue.” – Lori Wildeman

And the end of the trip… make sure you have plans… goals… know where you were headed in the first place.

Art Foundations: Frank Gehry – LA Philharmonic Disney Concert Hall

Disney Concert Hall – LA Philharmonic Orchestra

GOALS

  1. 6.3 use the principles and techniques of art as though you were an architect or city planner.
Frank Gehry as Featured in the Simpsons: HERE
Frank Gehry’s Response / Reflections: HERE

Review with neighbors the process of 2 point perspective as well as the ideas behind your architectural idea.

Advanced Drawing: Final Day on Oil Pastel PRACTICE exercise

A bit more toned down for Bonnard.. but… his work is still his own vision based on reality.

GOALS

  1. 1.1 apply media, techniques, and processes with an awareness so that your ideas are executed well
  2. 2.6 create multiple solutions to visual challenges that show understanding in relationships between composition and meaning of artwork

What was the success in today’s drawing? What was the challenge?  What were the goals we have had over the past couple of weeks that you feel you have accomplished?

AP Studio Art: PRIDE… I am really happy with your beginnings

What ADVENTURE are you going on? Is there a knocking on your boat?

GOALS

  1. 1.2 Create works of visual Art that demonstrate an understanding of how the communication of your ideas relate to the 1.2.1 media, 1.2.2 technique 1.2.3 and process you use.
  2. 2.3 Create artworks that use organizational structures and functions to solve specific visual art problems

Step back… what are you trying to communicate? Know that you have 1 more week to get 2 works DONE… what do you need to TAKE HOME? What do you need to do over the weekend to be successful in the process of making quality art? SELF – EVALUATION – write up Execution Evaluation, Composition Evaluation, Character Evaluation. Consider the work you have done and EVALUATE progress.

Make REALLY bad mistakes until you learn the right way to drive… I mean DRAW!

“In not stating the goal to the students, they are like a family going on a trip with Dad in the driver’s seat and him not sharing what the destination is. Dad knows where he’s going, but the rest of the family has no clue.” – Lori Wildeman

Oh no! Where are we going to go now? Good thing you all know the location!

CLASSES TODAY: 2, 1, 4, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8

Art Foundations 2D – Let us finish out inside of our buildings

Chiaroscuro Sheet – How are you doing? What techniques are you in the habit of using? What are the techniques that you think I will try and break you of?

HEY! Look at those mid tones… lights, shadows, reflective light too!
2 Point Perspective Interior Drawing… What can you do?

GOALS:

  1. (1.2.2 and 3) Create drawings that demonstrates an understanding of how your ideas relate to technique and process of CHIAROSCURO (P).
  2. (1.2.2 and 3) Create drawings that demonstrates an understanding of how your ideas relate to technique and process of Interior 2 Point Perspective!(P).

Review with neighbors the progress of the chiaroscuro and the proper use of 2 point perspective. What have you done better today than you have done in the past?

Advanced Drawing – What do you know about oil pastels?

Eric’s Tips on OIL PASTELS! A GREAT place to begin thinking about the ways to use oil pastels. Let’s practice! Let’s learn from the Art Foundations Students.

Let’s choose a branch from the lockers… let’s then choose a series of colors and techniques. You will use a finger blend, paper towel blend, tortillion blend, pastel on pastel blend… Scratch into the pastel blend / texture… What else do you think you can do?
Pierre Bonnard – More work to contemplate. What might you do with the colors in the composition?

GOALS:

  1. 1.1 apply media, techniques, and processes of oil pastels with
    • 1.1.3 an awareness so that your ideas are executed well

What was the success in today’s experimental drawing? What was the challenge you were faced with? 

AP Studio Art – Let’s go on an adventure!

This American Life – Adventures!

  • Knock on Water: 30:44
  • Stink Tooth: 36:14
  • Time Machine: 42:55
  • Hell Hole: 47:53
  • Autobiographical: 53:53
Willem de Kooning – What does his work say? What was the point behind his work? What is the idea behind AbEx?

GOALS:

  1. 1.2 Create works of visual Art that demonstrate an understanding of how the communication of your ideas relate to the 1.2.1 media, 1.2.2 technique 1.2.3 and process you use.
  2. (P) 2.3 Create artworks that use organizational structures and functions to solve specific visual art problems (How are you using compositional ideas to organize the work?) (P)

TURN IN LAST WEEKS CONCENTRATION WITH AN ANSWER TO: What is the central idea to your concentration?

What is your plan for accomplishing this amount of work in the short time allowed? What was the struggle you had in the past 2 weeks? What struggled? What soared? What will you have to do to adjust your working schedule?

March 26, 2013 – Tuesday

“You can’t hit a target you cannot see and you cannot see a target you do not have.” — Zig Ziglar

What is the target you are setting up for yourself this week?

~~~

Art Foundations: Chiaroscuro – SPHERE… How’s your shading going? Clean it up and make it PERFECT!

Remeber this image? How are you doing to create a city?

GOALS:

  1. 5.1 identify the rationale behind making art
  2. 3.5 Evaluate and defend the manner in which subject matter, symbols, and images are used.

Click for INSTRUCTIONS LINK HERE

What is working well for you now? Where are you struggling with the ideas of VALUE and SHADING? How can you use this in the cityscape to help the drawing?

What is ONE positive thing you are proud of regarding the work you have accomplished today? Tell yourself in your goals.

~~~

Drawing: Day 2 in the computer lab. Let’s continue to talk about and think about the role of and the use of the personal evaluation and refelction…

GOALS:

  1. 3.5 Evaluate and defend the manner in which subject matter, symbols, and images are used. (D)
  2. Research and Information Fluency – Students apply digital tools to gather, evaluate, and use information.

What was the success in today’s self-evaluation and the use of the GOOGLE DRIVE?

~~~

AP Studio Art: Let’s WORK on the CONCENTRATION with a sense of EFFORT and URGENCY!\

GOALS:

  1. 2.2 PEER-evaluate the effectiveness of artworks
  2. 3.5 Evaluate and defend the manner in which subject matter, symbols, and images are used. (D)

What are you walking away from knowing about your work regarding TODAY’s efforts? What strings do you have untied at the end of the day? What questions will you need to look at tomorrow and answer to help you advance?