CEFA 100 SU02: 2D Composition + Form

Jun 28
Aug 23

This foundational course introduces you to the relationship of concept and composition in 2D art practices. You will develop skills in composition by investigating how line, shape, colour, texture and surface treatment enhance and influence form. Experimentation with a variety of media allows you to explore aesthetics and meaning by applying the elements and principles of composition. You will learn to reference historical and contemporary theories and image sources as inspirations for art making.

Meeting Information: 
Date / Time Days Room Building
Jun 28-Jul 26
Aug 9-Aug 23
Instructor information: 
Please bring the following supplies to class:
Essential Items

* 1 Sketch book, letter size (or printer paper)	1 
* Large Sheets Paper - Newsprint, cartridge, or other inexpensive
paper, 18x24" approximate size, 40-50 sheets or 1 pad
* Various Drawing Pencils  (variety of weights from  HB-8B)
* 1 Kneadable Eraser
* 1 White Eraser
* 1 Pencil Sharpener
* 2 Graphite Sticks (suggested: 2B + 6B)
* 1 Stick Compressed Charcoal
* Various Selection of Conte Crayons (suggested: Wht, Blk,
* 1 Blending Stump
* 1 pkg Pastels, Soft Black Charcoal 

Estimated cost: $55.00

Additional Items

* 1 Glue Stick
* 1 Pen holder and assorted nibs
* 1 Roll Masking Tape Masking 
* 1 Scissors
* 1 Ruler
* 1 Drawing Surface or Drawing board - Masonite 1/4" 
* 2-3 Containers for water
* 1 Ink (India or similar black ink)
* 1 Brush (suggested: soft bristle, bamboo, or hake)

***Please bring items marked with a '*' to your first class.***

***Print Cards and/or Printing Costs: students are responsible
for printing costs. Print Cards are available in the Library or
in machines located next to the main elevators. Note that Print
Card machines are cash only.

***Present your Registration Statement or your ECUAD student card
at Opus Framing & Art Supplies to qualify for a student

***In order to minimize disruption, students are expected to
arrive at class a minimum of 5 minutes prior to the designated
start time.  If possible, please notify your instructor ahead of
time if you expect to be late or absent.***