“Nobody tells this to people who are beginners, I wish someone told me. All of us who do creative work, we get into it because we have good taste. But there is this gap. For the first couple years you make stuff, it’s just not that good…” Ira Glass – Radio Host, This American Life
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.
If you were to want to get to know someone better, what are a few questions that you would ask? Not superficial questions, but the kind of question that really helps you get to know someone… Please log onto THIS DOCUMENT and enter your question.
Reflection: What are you thinking about after we have spent another day listening to a radio show about making art?
“If you don’t like change, you’ll like irrelevance even less” – General Eric Shinseki
What CHANGE would you like to see in YOUR life? Take 30 seconds to THINK and 30 seconds to write. GO!
Art Foundations: CRITIQUE on YOUR PAINTING! Evaluate – Success – Struggles!
4.4 evaluate and interpret your art for relationships in 4.4.1 form 4.4.2 context and 4.4.3 meanings showing understanding of the work of various art professionals – WARHOL and the DESIGNERS of your Logo Choices*
What do you need to expand on? Share the ideas / challenges with your neighbors. Share your self -evaluations and turn EVERYTHING IN on your way out the door – Original Printouts / drawing / 30 minute Round Robin Evaluations, final Painting, diagram of the painting too.
Drawing: Self Portrait – What kinds of Selfies might the FAUVISTS have made with Instagram or Snap Chat?
Create artworks that use organization and function to solve specific visual challenges. (P). (5.1) Identify the intentions and purposes behind making art.
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?
AP Studio Art: ONE DAY LEFT – Change to our ICE CREAM SOCIAL plans… FRIDAY – EVERYBODY!
Work on Quality Mounting of artworks.
Work on final artist statement.
Are you READY? Check your statements for TOMORROW!
By the Way… If you haven’t heard…
I’ll see you on Friday… I’ll be gone Tuesday afternoon – Thursday – Sorry! Pictures and Stories about CHANGE will be here Friday!
GOALS and Setting them… Click HERE to leave your thoughts… I am REALLY looking for responses to GOAL SETTING. Thanks!
TOMORROW NIGHT at the CAR&N Gallery!
“I am interested in art as a means of living a life; not as a means of making a living.”– Robert Henri
Art Foundations: COLOR SCHEMES – Mid Crit!
Evaluate the effectiveness of your work – WHAT IS SUCCESSFUL? What is NOT? WHY? In your GOALS – Write out 3 things that you are PLEASED with in your work and 3 things that you are still struggling with?
What is the most difficult part to mixing colors with the acrylic paints? What do you feel makes it the most challenging / frightening medium for some?
Drawing: PORTRAITS – What are you doing with the FAUVISTS? HIP-HOPsters?
It’s About Frikin Time – Selfies at the Frick Museum… HERE and the Collection HERE.
Know about solving visual challenges (making art) using analysis (breaking the work into its parts). How are you thinking about the fore, middle, and background in the work? Have you considered the colors you are going to use? What are you thinking about for this work?
What struggles did you face today and yesterday with this process of getting started? What message are you going to be communicating with your work?
AP Studio Art: PREPARE YE THE WAY OF THE AP EXAM!
Work on wrapping up the portfolios and presentation of the BEST work.
What are the 3 things you need to do in order to present the VERY BEST of yourself in the upcoming week? AP Exam or not!
Goals: ANSWER THE QUESTIONS – Don’t write the goals…
Create artworks that use organization, What is in your background? What is in your foreground? What styles are you using to solve specific visual challenges.
Identify the intentions and purposes behind making art – What are the aspects of YOU and HIP HOP Culture that you may be able to introduce into this work?
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? Do you have ALL THAT YOU NEED TO GET THINGS STARTED?
AP Studio Art: AP Exam is SOON – VERY SOON!
Work on Quality Mounting of artworks.
Apply subjects, symbols, and ideas in art and use skill to resolve the visual challenges you have set for yourself. RESTATE THE CENTRAL IDEA of your CONCENTRATION!
THIS IS THE LAST WEEK – What do you need to complete so that you have a complete portfolio by Friday?