Friday, February 20, 2009

Art Centre: February 16-20

Art Centre: February 16-20, 2009
Central Technical School Art Centre:
Year Two: Week Twenty-one

Tuesday – Art History/Drawing

We were shown a slide show on Early Renaissance as well as a few online video clips.

Wednesday – Painting in the morning

This week the focus was on drawing shapes and using values

Wednesday - Photography in the afternoon

I got help from a classmate on my dodging and burning assignment.

Taking better photos in black and white:

Thursday – Sculpting

We were given an introduction to anatomy and the skeletal system of humans in preparation for the semester’s projects. There was also a brief demonstration of repairing hydracal models after their removal from the waste mold.

Excellent drawing of bones and muscles taken from artists’ books on anatomy –

Friday – Life Drawing

We had a model today and the focus was on construction lines, ellipses to build the shape of the body and contour lines as we did gesture drawings and blind contours.

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