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Reflection

In the sculpture unit I drew random patterns on a piece of paper, then cut the paper into different shapes 12 pieces. I used different methods to join the pieces like slot. I had to remodel the design because it couldn't stand by it's self, but I used different techniques of building and got a sound structure.For the natural materials sculpture my partners started to construct the base or "frame"made out of dried day…

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Art 2 - 2 pt Linear perspective into- shading and illusion of Convex Concave-FORM

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Visual Puns

a site that has a whole presentation

Added by Murray on January 6, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Typography Basics

Design a Roman Style of Lettering (thick & thin) or Gothic Style (same thickness) and add some "Serifs" (shape or line) to the end of your letter

Generate MANY ideas because... "In order to have a good idea you must first have a lot of ideas!"…

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Added by Murray on December 18, 2012 at 2:39pm — No Comments

Art 1 African Masks

  1. Kiduma masks
  2. Yohure
  3. BAULE MASK
  4. Biombo masks
  5. Goma masks
  6. Ligbi masks
  7. Woyo masks
  8. LULUA MASK
  9. Bwa…
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Art 2 Stylization and Symbolism

In this lesson we will learn about Abstraction, Interpretation, Using Symbols, and Stylization

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Art 2 Transfer Process to clay Form

Step 1 - Draw your composition on Template

Step 2 - Go over with Sharpie

Step 3 - turn over and with a WS Marker go over line on reverse side

Step 4 - Put the drawing with WS Marker side against the Clay form

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Planning Compostion

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Design - Forms

Up 2 U

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Repurposing a Cereal Box

Click Link below for

Cool Ideas…

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Spheres out of Circles

Creating a Sphere- Globe

Lots of Links

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Art 2 Handmade Books- Accordion - Boston Artist

Laura Davidson-Fort Point Studio

Themes

Format

About Fort Point Studios:

Fort Point Channel Studios

Word Study

A word with various tenses

Shape of things, various positions... metamorphasis

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Art 1 Motif Research-Ancient Culture - Symbolism

What does it mean to be 'civilized"

The level of advancement of a civilization is often measured by its progress in:

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Added by Murray on October 12, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Art 1 Mola Videos

Create 3 - 4 Layers

Cutting technique

Long "how to" Paper Mola -38 minutes

Class #1

Creating a CUTTING TEMPLATE

Show Artists first ten minutes

Ask them to identify steps and make a list of steps in numbers

2 Demonstrate how to TRANSFER a drawing to…

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Screencast on How to do a Refelction

I sound weird but...

How to do a Refelction on NING

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Composition Screencast

I made this screencast using Itunes video to reinforce Ideas

Screencasting about Composition

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Reflection Questions for Introduction to Visual Art & Design

Elements & Principles of Design

Describe how and why Artists have to consider and use Design elements ( the parts, the sauce, cheese and toppings on the pizza) and Principles (the whole, pizza dough) in their COMPOSITIONS (use of Space)

2) Media Techniques

How can we use various techniques to make our compositions more interesting

3) Process

How does and Artist go through the Process of Planning, Preparing, Practicing and finally…

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Added by Murray on September 13, 2012 at 7:30am — No Comments

ART 2 -Advertisments-Design

In Groups Students will create a Advertisement Poster that uses Elements and Principles to motivate DMS students towards positive behavior this Year in School: 

Can be popular quotes or sayings:

Ideas?

Assignment:

 

Create a Inspirational or Motivational Poster

 

Choose 1 -2 words

 

What word will you choose?

Look at the ideas Listed on the Blog Posting…

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Added by Murray on September 8, 2012 at 8:00am — No Comments

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