(ART 325) Figure Painting
An intermediate painting course that focuses on the human head and clothed figure as subjects. Students will advance their understanding of painting concepts and improve their visual awareness of the human form by comparing relationships of value, color, shape, and edge. Oil and watercolor media will be used.
1. Learn the function of light in an environment as it relates to color, value, form, and depth by painting the human figure from life.
2. Increase their ability to draw the human head accurately by understanding principles of proportion, structure, and shape.