Watercolor

How to be an Explorer of the World

DAY 1

AGENDA:

  1. Welcome Presentation!

  2. Fill out and turn in About Me form

  3. Exquisite Corps

  4. Exquisite Corps Comic! (Make a 3 Part Comic based on an exquisite corps)


Welcome Day 1

ASSIGNMENTS

Disclosure Document Due Aug 26 ON CANVAS


About me!.pdf

DAY 2

AGENDA:

  1. Memorize names and get to know you

  2. Procedures Presentation

  3. Routine Practice!

  4. Make a website that includes 5 artists (Pages: Work, Artists and Research, About)

  5. How to find Artists


CLASSROOM ROUTINES

ASSIGNMENTS

Disclosure Document Due Aug 26 ON CANVAS

WEBSITE

DAY 3

AGENDA:

  1. Roll Question

  2. Procedures Practice

  3. Work on your Website!

  4. Documentation Workshop!


ASSIGNMENTS

Disclosure Document Due Aug 26 ON CANVAS

WEBSITE

Term 1 -

Unit 1: Exploring Materials and Ideas

Assignments:

  1. Make your Own Paper and Paint

Discussions and Lessons: The History of Watercolor

Workshops: Color Chart, Foraging, and Making Paint

  1. Make a Website/Pinterest

Themes: Finding your style and voice

  1. Make a Field Guide

Themes: The Everyday, Banal, Exploration, Visualization, Painting from Life

Unit 2: Exploring Techniques while learning about different perspectives

  1. Make a painting using the techniques you've learned that adds to the conversation of art

Discussions: Learning old Techniques while adding to the conversation

Workshops to add to your toolbox: Wet on Wet, Washes, Gradients, Layering, Lifting Color, Dry Brush, Watercolor Blooms, Sponge, Stencil with Flicking, Salt

Artists: