D.C. Field Trip is FRIDAY! Prepare for it (see HW)!
Please watch the video about Abstraction as part of your AbEx PLANNING page.
- Introduce Artist Spotlight #7 (check & discuss AS #6 from last week)
- First-round, D.C. field trip preparations
- How are the self-portraits going @ 2 weeks in??? Check PROCESS posts (are you practicing your photo/editing skills while you are at it?)
- Continue AbEx - Intro. and exercises with a focus on COLOR THEORY
WEDNESDAY: see HW
- Daily drawing
- Last-minute D.C. field trip preparations/PLANNING page
- Continue AbEx - Intro. and exercises, continue color theory/simultaneous contrast
FRIDAY: D.C. Field Trip
- DUE Dec. 10th = HOME: Self-Portrait using your Old Master's mark.
- Remember to post weekly PROCESS on your blog; the final PROCESS post (DUE Dec. 14th) should include a side-by-side of your old master drawing + your old master copy + your self-portrait.
- ONGOING = Ab Ex PLANNING page (make sure to watch "The Case for Abstraction")
- DUE MONDAY = AS #6
- DUE WEDNESDAY = D.C. Field Trip PLANNING page
- DUE Dec. 12 = SB & WS CHECK; to include:
- For SB:
- OBSERVATION (Daily drawings, includes: bigger, searching lines, figure)
- CURIOSITY (One of two, remember to ASK A QUESTION)
- PLANNING (Projects pages (Self-portrait, Ab Ex) + D.C. Field Trip)
- ART HISTORY (AS #5, #6, #7...)
- PLAY (Keep pushing your ideas....how can Howardena Pindell's process inspire YOUR play & experimentation?)
- For WS:
- PROCESS (Self-portrait, 3 weeks/ish)(you can have until Friday, Dec. 14 for the final post/side-by-side comparisons)
- EXPERIENCE (VMFA and D.C. field trips)
- AWARENESS (stay tuned....)
- For SB:
- DUE Dec. 19 (last day before break) = All work is photographed, posted, and taken home and/or stored properly (not in class drawer).
- DUE Jan. 18 = SB Q2/make sure to include (and follow) teacher/peer-review feedback as per the SB CHECK from Dec. 12
- FRIDAY = Washington, D.C. field trip
- Dec. 12 = NAHS
- Dec. 12 = CONTEST DEADLINES - Youth Art Month Flag and Scholastic
- Cancelled: Dec. 14 = Figure Drawing Friday!
- Dec. 14 = INTERIM (check Powerschool/follow up as needed)
- Dec. 19 = Art Club
- Jan. 19 - 21, 2019 = Art trip to Philadelphia!
- CHECK THE SCHOOL CALENDAR FOR A COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF EVENTS AND DETAILS