#30Minutes x 8 and you are out the door. #MakeItWork!

20 “Clear sight makes clear art.” Observation lies at the heart of the art process. Whether your art derives from mimicking nature or extrapolating a mental construct, your powers of observation are critical. Unless you can see what lies before you, you cannot describe it. Train yourself to eliminate preconceptions and received understandings when observing anything. Try to see what is before you, not what you think you see or want to see.  Kit White 101 Things to Learn in Art School

Drawing: Masterworks

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

What struggles do you personally find in the making of a continuous line contour drawing? Two things you are challenged by – full sentences.


Write out all that you have accomplished today. When we come back we are going to be looking at landscapes and observation of that space as well as how we use line. Vincent Van Gogh and the Impressionist Drawings may be a starting point for our final artworks.

Studio Art 360: Painting

1.2P: Shape an artistic investigation of an aspect of present-day life using a contemporary practice of art or design.

What are two things that are helping you EMPHASIZING the idea of  YOU as you create this self portrait?

What is one way that you feel ART be used to discuss IMPORTANT things in culture?

AP Studio Art: Concentration and WHAT ARE YOU TAKING HOME?

4.2Ad: Critique, justify, and present choices in the process of analyzing, selecting, curating, and presenting artwork for a specific exhibit or event.

Best part of yesterday? Plans for today? How’s it coming?

Masterly crafted art by an AP Studio Artist. Good to see the work. http://redoakart.weebly.com/uploads/8/6/9/2/8692977/7947222.jpg?768

How are you moving forward in the process of developing a series of works based on someone else’s work? How are you keeping the images the SAME and how are you changing the ideas?

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