Masters School of Art

Christian Center for the Arts

ART HISTORY 101 - CLASS DESCRIPTION

LEVEL: Beg   Pre-Req: Drawing 101, Painting 101; Age: 9-Adult

 

CLASS DESCRIPTION 

This class is a hands on expedition back in time starting with a spelunking adventure into prehistoric cave paintings. From there we'll make a fast paced trek from China to  Europe discovering emerging art forms such as watercolor transparency and luminosity, Mesopotamia Relief, and Mosaic. We'll time travel to the Renaissance and create various works of art based on the techniques of the Masters using various art methods and media.

 

OBJECTIVE 

In this class, students will develop a well rounded knowledge of art periods and contributing artists while creating an international art portfolio. Sketching, drawing and basic painting skills required to take this class.

College students will be given harder assignments and more homework.