#FinalFriday in the #Studio

Check out your shadows. EXCELLENT JOB this week! https://midwestartiststudios.files.wordpress.com/2016/03/img_4202.jpg?w=640

Today’s Schedule

1 – 7:25-8:06
2 – 8:11-8:52
3 – 8:57-9:38
4 – 9:43-10:24
6 – 10:29-11:10
A Lunch – 11:10-11:51
B Lunch – 11:51-12:33
C Lunch – 12:33-1:14
5AB Class – 11:15-12:33
5BC Class – 11:56-1:14
5AC Class – 11:15-11:51 & 12:38-1:14
7 – 1:19-2:00
8 – 2:05-2:46

“Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don’t have any problems, you don’t get any seeds.” —Norman Vincent Peal


Art Careers – Conservation 


Drawing: Last Day to Work – Let’s Meet Todd on Tuesday!

  • Pre-Critique Worksheet HERE
  • Pre-Critique Artworks to critique HERE

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

What have you accomplished to make this work REALLY STAND OUT in your mind? Can you resolve this image over the weekend?

Check out your shadows. EXCELLENT JOB this week! https://midwestartiststudios.files.wordpress.com/2016/03/img_4202.jpg?w=640
Check out your shadows. EXCELLENT JOB this week! https://midwestartiststudios.files.wordpress.com/2016/03/img_4202.jpg?w=640

What are you taking home? PLEASE use the PAPER CRITIQUE FORM that has been handed out (and is available here) to prepare your final written critique for EXAM DAY.


Studio Art 360: Final Day to MAKE YOUR SOCIAL COMMENTARY COLLAGE!

2.1P: Engage in making a work of art or design without having a preconceived plan.

Today is the FINAL day to collage, title, and write – we evaluate in 30 minutes or less. GO!

Final assessment and evaluation. Fill out the rubric and hand it is as your exit ticket!


Advanced Drawing: Last Day in the Studio… Frida…

  • Pre-Critique Worksheet HERE
  • Pre-Critique Artworks to critique HERE

2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.

What are you going to be taking home this weekend to work as as we WRAP THIS WORK UP for the final exam. NO WORK TIME ON MONDAY!

Edward Hopper
Edward Hopper “House by the Railroad” http://www.edwardhopper.net/images/paintings/house-by-the-railroad.jpg

Questions? What is it you need to do on the final exam? How do you plan on finishing this artwork?


AP Studio Art: This is it… In Class… You have the WEEKEND and then we CRIT on Wednesday.

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.

What are your plans today as you move forward with the work?

Emiliy Garcia's Concentration... Do you know where she is going with her new works? I do! https://i1.wp.com/apartwithkorb.files.wordpress.com/2016/11/lexy.jpg?w=370&h=&crop=1&ssl=1
Emiliy Garcia’s Concentration… Do you know where she is going with her new works? I do! https://i1.wp.com/apartwithkorb.files.wordpress.com/2016/11/lexy.jpg?w=370&h=&crop=1&ssl=1

As you look at your progress – consider the ideas of Develop Craft: Learning to use tools, materials, artistic conventions; and learning to care for tools, materials, and space. How are you progressing?

#HumpDay! This is the MIDDLE of the WEEK! YaHoo! Another day to make #ART!

Andy Warhol making Silk Screen Prints - It takes a lot of work to do the job. http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/01-Aug-2012/538491-Gerard_Malanga_silk_screening_with_Andy_Warhol_Factory1965.jpg

“A dream only becomes overrated when not pursued by the dreamer.” ― Courtney Hickman


PLEIN AIR ART CLASS: Summer Opportunities – Plein Air and Printmaking!

Summer Plein Air Art - Taliesin - Frank Lloyd Wright - Spring Green, WI
Summer Plein Air Art – Taliesin – Frank Lloyd Wright – Spring Green, WI Images of Field Trip HERE.

ALL LATE WORK IS DUE FRIDAY – No Exceptions! Period.


Drawing: Shadows, Positive, and Negative Space

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

What have you accomplished this week – three days in? What strengths do you see in the hands and mind you have that will add to the work you are creating? What is a weakness? Can you resolve that over the weekend?

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Todd Mrozonski at the work table in the studio. https://i.ytimg.com/vi/AlAbGuqwdMc/sddefault.jpg

What do you need to begin with tomorrow?


Studio Art 360: Printing Day # 2 is HERE!

2.1P: Engage in making a work of art or design without having a preconceived plan.

What do you need to do to PRINT this hour or rework your plate to GROUP PRINT? If you are DONE printing – how are you going to use the remainder of the time to prepare a note card for the exam – Look at the HANDBOOK and understand the ELEMENTS and PRINCIPLES, color wheel, grid… One note card is your tool? Think of a question that you might have for me for the end of the class to help you with your questions…

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Andy Warhol making Silk Screen Prints – It takes a lot of work to do the job. http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/01-Aug-2012/538491-Gerard_Malanga_silk_screening_with_Andy_Warhol_Factory1965.jpg

What is ONE QUESTION I can help you with regarding the exam? Do you have any knowledge of the exam… Let’s talk tomorrow!


Advanced Drawing: Work like your ART depends on it!

Express: Learning to create works that convey an idea, a feeling, or a personal meaning.

Take a look at your previous week’s works – where did you struggle the most with the idea of the portrait? Where did you succeed the most? How do you use the ideas of chiaroscuro to better define the ideas of form (in the face especially)?

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Vermeer: Indoor painting: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/a8/Vermeer_-_The_Milkmaid.jpg

What was the most challenging way to draw? Why was this most difficult way to go? What is most important about drawing when it comes to observation? Previous works from past classes. Indoor outdoor images (Vermeer).


AP Studio Art: 7 Deadly Art Sins – What’s the PROGRESS?

AP Art Show Nametags – Make a copy of this into your folder.

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

Review your thoughts with you neighbors about the Myth. What are your thoughts about your classmates work. Sticky Note Comments.

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Hieronymous Bosch Envy: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/22/Jheronimus_Bosch_Table_of_the_Mortal_Sins_%28Invidia%29.jpg By Hieronymus Bosch – →This file has been extracted from another file: Hieronymus Bosch- The Seven Deadly Sins and the Four Last Things.JPG, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5595483

Critique on MONDAY – What can you do over the next few days to continue working on it? Quiet Work Days Thursday and Friday. Envy:

#Monday – This is the #LastWeekOfSchool (Full week that is)!

Speaking about Art... Mid Crit. http://www.uarts.edu/sites/default/files/imagecache/audience_slide/images/fineartcrit.jpg

“A dream only becomes overrated when not pursued by the dreamer.” ― Courtney Hickman


PLEIN AIR ART CLASS: Summer Opportunities – Plein Air and Printmaking!

Summer Plein Air Art - Taliesin - Frank Lloyd Wright - Spring Green, WI
Summer Plein Air Art – Taliesin – Frank Lloyd Wright – Spring Green, WI Images of Field Trip HERE.

ALL LATE WORK IS DUE FRIDAY – No Exceptions! Period.


Drawing: MidCrit and Shadows

Goals: Reflect: Learning to think and talk with others about an aspect of one’s work or working process, and learning to judge one’s own work and working process and the work of others.

What is your FIRST thought as you put your work up in front of yourself?

Speaking about Art... Mid Crit. http://www.uarts.edu/sites/default/files/imagecache/audience_slide/images/fineartcrit.jpg
Speaking about Art… Mid Crit. http://www.uarts.edu/sites/default/files/imagecache/audience_slide/images/fineartcrit.jpg

What difficulties are you having with about this project? What have you learned and what are you going to take into the next stage of the work?


Studio Art 360: Printing Plates and KIKI SMITH

2.1P: Engage in making a work of art or design without having a preconceived plan.

Today we are FINISHING our CARAN D’ACHE Crayons and a printing plates. What are three things you want to work on to wrap it up for the day / assignment?

Using plastic printing plates, draw with the crayons to fill the plastic plate, don;t go light, but don’t go heavy. MEDIUM PRESSURE. G: Once again… What do you need to do in order to be ready to print TOMORROW? Are you done with the crayon drawing?


Advanced Drawing: Edward Hopper and Frida Kahlo

Reflect: Learning to think and talk with others about an aspect of one’s work or working process, and learning to judge one’s own work and working process and the work of others.

What is your FIRST thought as you put your work up in front of yourself? N: MID CRIT: ORAL CRITIQUE.

Speaking about Art... Mid Crit. http://www.uarts.edu/sites/default/files/imagecache/audience_slide/images/fineartcrit.jpg
Speaking about Art… Mid Crit. http://www.uarts.edu/sites/default/files/imagecache/audience_slide/images/fineartcrit.jpg

What difficulties are you having with about this project? What have you learned and what are you going to take into the next stage of the work?


AP Studio Art: Gallery Installation

AP Art Show Nametags – Make a copy of this into your folder.

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

How many works do you have ready for your exhibit? Let’s get things in there and ready to OPEN the show tomorrow!  Is your Artist Statement available?

What are you satisfied with in regards to your show? Take a look as a group and let’s reflect.

 

#FRIDAY – Enough Said!

Todd Mrozonski - Time to get you drawing! http://onmilwaukee.com/images/articles/sh/shadowpaintingsmrozinski/shadowpaintingsmrozinski_fullsize_story2.jpg?20140915104043

PLEIN AIR ART CLASS: Summer Opportunities – Plein Air and Printmaking!

Summer Plein Air Art - Taliesin - Frank Lloyd Wright - Spring Green, WI
Summer Plein Air Art – Taliesin – Frank Lloyd Wright – Spring Green, WI Images of Field Trip HERE.

DRAWING’s Morning Scenery Books – Now in the Library.

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Morning Scenery Handmade Japanese Accordion Books: https://goo.gl/ls2WjH

“Never tell a young person that anything cannot be done. God may have been waiting centuries for someone ignorant enough of the impossible to do that very thing.” — John Andrew Holmes


Drawing: Silhouettes

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

Looking at yesterday – Wednesday – What’s happening in the drawings that draw you in? Seriously – what’s interesting and strong about the ideas in your work?

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Todd Mrozonski – Time to get you drawing! http://onmilwaukee.com/images/articles/sh/shadowpaintingsmrozinski/shadowpaintingsmrozinski_fullsize_story2.jpg?20140915104043

What are you taking home this week this weekend? Why is it important to make strides and visual accomplishments in this drawing for you? TWO REASONS!


Studio Art 360: Caran Dache and PRINTING

2.1P: Engage in making a work of art or design without having a preconceived plan.

Today we are BEGINNING our CARAN DACHE Crayons and a printing plates. Of the sketches from outside… which one is the most visually interesting? WHY?

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Once again… What do you need to do in order to be ready to print MONDAY? Are you done with the crayon drawing?


Advanced Drawing: Mid Crit MONDAY!

2Ac: Choose from a range of materials and methods of traditional and contemporary artistic practices to plan works of art and design.

Inside and outside images

Information on Edward Hopper’s “Office at Night”: http://www.edwardhopper.net/office-at-night.jsp

Edward Hopper - Office at Night: http://www.edwardhopper.net/images/paintings/office-at-night.jpg
Edward Hopper – Office at Night: http://www.edwardhopper.net/images/paintings/office-at-night.jpg

YOUR DRAWING IS BEGUN AND READY TO MID CRIT. WHEN WE GET BACK. Please make plans with a collaborator to have SOME REAL collaboration / conversation about the work over break. 1 hour of work time… maybe more… not too much to ask. What is it you have to do to complete the drawing? MAKE DARN SURE you have added to the RUBRIC online. Some of you FAILED at this last time and as of last look are doing the same.


AP Studio Art: GALLERY – Monday DEADLINE!

AP Art Show Nametags – Make a copy of this into your folder.

1.1 Ad: Visualize and hypothesize to generate plans for ideas and directions for creating art and design that can affect social change.

How did your studiomates conversation help you SEE your work in a new light?

Seven Deadly Art Myths – Interactive Handbook – Read the SEVEN aloud to them and allow them to consider the myths.

PRIDE - https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e5/Jheronimus_Bosch_Table_of_the_Mortal_Sins_%28Superbia%29.jpg By Hieronymus Bosch - http://www.museodelprado.es/es/pagina-principal/coleccion/galeria-on-line/galeria-on-line/zoom/1/obra/mesa-de-los-pecados-mortales/oimg/0/, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5595902
PRIDE – https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e5/Jheronimus_Bosch_Table_of_the_Mortal_Sins_%28Superbia%29.jpg By Hieronymus Bosch – http://www.museodelprado.es/es/pagina-principal/coleccion/galeria-on-line/galeria-on-line/zoom/1/obra/mesa-de-los-pecados-mortales/oimg/0/, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5595902

What are you taking home for the weekend? MID CRIT on Monday.

#LastMonday of the #SchoolYear – Are you READY to #MakeArt?

EMPTY YOUR LOCKERS THIS WEEK! Take it ALL HOME – Except what you are working on right now (and your folders).

“Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don’t have any problems, you don’t get any seeds.” —Norman Vincent Peal

What SEED was planted in your mind this year? http://turkeysong.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/buckeye-seed-and-buckeye-trees1.jpg?w=640&h=480

Drawing – Todd Mrozinski and YOU!

How’s your work going? Todd really likes them SO FAR! https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/e2/a9/f9/e2a9f95faa72ac84d6a3df32c0dded44.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.1Ac: Through experimentation, practice, and persistence, demonstrate acquisition of skills and knowledge in a chosen art form.
  • What is one thing you accomplished last week with your drawing? TODD FEELS it is coming along well…  N: Silhouette drawing and Todd Mrozinski’s work.

Reflection: 7 minutes – share your classmates work… What is one thing your classmate / partner gave you feedback on – whether or not it was a part of the conversation – think about what was said…  ONLINE RUBRIC! Don’t forget to fill it out before EXAM DAY! 

Studio Art 360: The SCULPTURES! The RUBRIC! The CRITIQUE!

Do you remember Ed Hamilton’s Sculptures? Do you remember YOURS? http://edhamiltonworks.com/images/lincoln/bas_relief/slave_10_detail.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.2P: Explain how traditional and non-traditional materials may impact human health and the environment and demonstrate safe handling of materials, tools, and equipment.
  • Do you remember your sculptures? We are READY to add color to them. What was your social commentary about? Look at your sculpture and see if you can remember. What are 3 things about the sculpture you are pleased with and WHY did it work out well for you?

Reflection: How did the adding of the STAIN help your sculpture or make it less strong? Make sure you have turned in your sculpture and the NEW RUBRIC! 

HERE’s where were headed with this! Andy Warhol at MoMA.

AP Studio Art: Collaboration

Remember THIS gallery – not ours but we’ve a nice one. http://crystalbridges.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/empty-gallery.jpg

Goals:

  • 4.2Ad: Critique, justify, and present choices in the process of analyzing, selecting, curating, and presenting artwork for a specific exhibit or event.
  • Look back on the past two weeks of OPENING QUESTIONS and REFLECTIONS to come up with three things you can use to talk about your finished collaborative work with the Waterford Senior Living residents.

Reflection: Well… what are your thoughts about the work you have hung in the gallery? Are you ready to TALK about it tomorrow? We certainly didn’t get to it today? What else do you need to 

Advanced Drawing: Individualized SERIES

How’s your series of works developing? http://st.hzcdn.com/simgs/dd1122dd00a1ae2c_4-7149/contemporary-artwork.jpg

Goals:

  • 2.1Ad: Experiment, plan, and make multiple works of art and design that explore a personally meaningful theme, idea, or concept.
  • What has been YOUR largest struggle with the designing of YOUR series of works? 

Reflection: How have you GROWN as an artists in the past few months to help you develop the skills you are using? ONLINE RUBRIC! Don’t forget to fill it out before EXAM DAY!