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Visual Art 2

In Art 2 we build on the techniques and concepts explored in Art 1. We will also continue exploring the world of art history as we learn about artists and movements that have shaped the art world. Some of the media and processes covered are listed below:


Media:pencil, oil pastel, metal point, pen and ink, scratch art, water soluble pencil, design markers

Technique/Subject:faded line, cross hatching, value, stippling, abstraction, texture drawing



Media:acrylic, oil, watercolor, ink washes

Technique/Subject:still-life, landscape, Sumi-e Asian brush painting, abstraction, portraiture



Media:linoleum, silkscreen, stamping, collagraphy

Technique/Subject:portraiture, communication design, symbolism


Digital Photography:

Subject:nature, architecture, people, machines, animals, magazine design

Technique:close-ups, camera angles and view point, lighting, focus



Media:clay, plaster, mixed media

Technique/Subject:abstract form, figurative art, realism


Mixed and Multi-Media:

Subject:conceptual art, symbolic art

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