Jun 22, 2021
ART 133 - Portrait Drawing Credits: 3
Students learn to draw realistic portraits by studying proportion, anatomy, and foreshortening. Using models, students practice rendering the skull, facial features, and shoulders from a variety of perspectives.
Recommended: ART 105 .
Satisfies Requirement: Humanities/Fine Arts/English
Students who successfully complete this class will be able to:
- Demonstrate the anatomical structure of the skull, neck, and shoulders.
- Describe the proportions of the human head.
- Explore the use of traditional drawing materials.
- Render differences in each individual’s facial features.
- Build form through the observation of light and shadow.
- Develop a portrait in stages from a generalized form to more specific details.
Demonstrate elements and principles of visual arts.
- Responsibility - Responsibility encompasses those behaviors and dispositions necessary for students to be effective members of a community. This outcome is designed to help students recognize the value of a commitment to those responsibilities which will enable them to work successfully individually and with others.
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