Ar205 Painting Landscape 4 credits
This studio art course teaches students to paint landscapes both in the studio and outdoors. Students will paint landscapes, both directly on location and indirectly in the studio through studio window views, photographic sources, from drawings and sketches and directed from compositional models. The class will be given the essential conventions of landscape painting and will gain knowledge of how these conventions have been interpreted by various artists and their approaches to painting. Students will have the opportunity to decide what they want to express and communicate about landscape in their paintings.