Day 1

January 4, 2021

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Agenda:

  1. Welcome!

  2. About Barney

  3. Procedures Presentation

  4. Disclosure Document

  5. Make/draw something

  6. Introductions

Assignments:

  1. Disclosure Document due on Canvas

Day 2

January 7, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Welcome!

  2. Artists of the day: Molly Egan, Elise Gravel, garadinervi, Natalya Balnova, Nejc Prah

  3. Bookbinding workshop!

  4. Make a sketchbook!

  5. Design a cover for your sketchbook based on the artists of the day.

Assignments:

  1. Disclosure Document due Monday on Canvas

Day 3

January 11, 2021

M

Agenda:

  1. Starter - In your sketchbook, write a list of as many objects you can think of (Shoot for 100+)

  2. Artist of the day: Gilbert Legrand, Koki Tanaka

  3. Video: What is Art?

- Write down 3 things talked about in the video

  1. What would you consider art?

  2. Instead of asking "Is this art?" ask questions like "Is this piece finished?" "What does the piece remind me of?"

  3. The 3 C's - Context, Concept, Content

  4. In your sketchbook complete this phrase 10 times: Use a ___(noun)___ as a ___(noun)___

  5. Illustrate at least one of the phrases you wrote in your sketchbook

Assignments:

  1. Disclosure Document due TODAY on Canvas

Day 4

January 14, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Draw 10 different ways to wear a mask

  2. Artists of the day: Magritte, Jared Steffensen, Rebecca Horn

  3. 50 Ways to Use a Tool assignment introduction

Assignments:

  1. 50 Ways to Use a Tool assignment

Day 5

January 19, 2021

T

Agenda:

  1. Starter: What are different ways you could make your 50 Ways to Use a tool assignment? A comic, a book, a pop-up book, a photo series, a t-shirt, an Instagram, etc.

  2. Artists of the day: Meggie Johnson, Sarah Waldron, Choi Rim, yongpa_toinz, Eva Stalinski

  3. 50 Ways to Use a Tool assignment

  4. Hinge Paper puppet workshop! Make something with paper hinges and learn how to turn it into a gif!

Assignments:

  1. 50 Ways to Use a Tool assignment

Day 6

January 20, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Draw 15 things a bike could lean against

  2. Artists of the day: Tali Bayer, Gif

  3. Talk to students about 50 Ways

  4. Gif and Hinge Paper puppet workshop Part 2

To make a gif, I use the app GIF maker: ImgPlay

Assignments:

  1. 50 Ways to Use a Tool assignment due MONDAY

Day 7

January 25, 2021

M

Agenda:

  1. Starter: What would you say the purpose of the assignment 50 Ways to Use a Tool is? What have you learned from it? Draw a doodle of the tool/object you chose

  2. Artists of the day: What Is The Treachery of Images? Video

  3. Worktime!

You can:

a. Work on your 50 Ways to Use a Tool

b. Do an art assignment from (RAD)ART

c. Make your own art assignment

d. Do an art assignment from The Art Assignment

  1. Turn in what you did today on Canvas



Assignments:

  1. 50 Ways to Use a Tool assignment due TODAY

Day 8

January 28, 2021

TH

  1. Starter: Look at this piece of art.

a. Describe the work

b. Write down 3 things that the piece reminds you of.

c. Does the art look finished? Why?

d. What questions do you have about it?

  1. Artists of the Day: JooYoung Choi

  2. Write about your project in your sketchbook. What is it? What was the process you made it? How does it fulfill the assignment?

  3. Critiques (concept, context, content) Get feedback from your peers using the questions in the starter

  4. Freezer Paper intro Workshop

  5. Worktime - Draw out some ideas to make on your shirt


Day 9

February 1, 2021

M

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Draw a picture of a place where you don't mind waiting (bus stop, school, etc.)

  2. Artists of the Day: Maren Elmont, Megan Arné

  3. Freezer Paper Printing Workshop!

  4. Worktime!

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Day 10

February 4, 2021

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  1. Starter: Make some color swatches out of colored pencils! What colors do you think look good together?

  2. Artists of the Day: Misaki Kawai, Cinta Arribas, Mogu Takahashi, Ilka Mészely

  3. Color Theory Lesson

Video

a. color wheel

b. RGB

c. CMYK

  1. Worktime on shirts and Stencils!


Day 10

February 8, 2021

M

  1. Starter: Make a list of topics you are interested in

  2. Obsessions Project Introduction

  3. Bind a book! In this book, you will put everything related to the obsessions project including ideas, drawings, documentation of your progress, notes, etc.

  4. For next time, find at least 3 experts on your topic and at least 1 artist who makes things related to your topic.

Day 11

February 11, 2021

TH

  1. Starter: What do you think art is? Why do people make art?

  2. Why Study Art? Video

  3. Turn in and share 3 experts on your topic and at least 1 artist who makes things related to your topic.

  4. Paintbrushes!

What are the parts of the paintbrush?

  1. Artists of the day! Terry Runyan, iejvxr, Angie Rozelaar, Hannah Collings, Daria Solak, Tietz I Illustrator, Michele Brummer Everett

  2. Worktime!

Today you have the choice to do one or more of the following for today's class:

-Paint Valentine's cards

-Work on your obsessions project

-Make a collage

- Draw something!

- Make up your own assignment

  1. Turn in what you got done today on canvas and rate your effort out of 10

Day 12

February 16, 2021

T

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Open your sketchbook to a blank page. Think of nothing. How many examples of nothing can you think of? Draw "Nothing" in your sketchbook.

Nothing: of no value; something you don't notice, the absence of something

  1. Artists of the Day: Keri Smith, Elise Gravel, Mark Lombardi, Jessica Stockholder, Tara Donovan

  2. Do this project: Connect 2 Incongruent things

Everything is Connected

  1. Using the list of sketchbook artists, adopt their style for a page in your sketchbook:

Molly Egan, Joanna Consejo, Keri Smith, Elise Gravel, garadinervi, Natalya Balnova, Yibin You, Nejc Prah, Mark Conlan, Clemence Dupont, Owen Gent, Other, Some more

  1. Work on your obsessions project


Day 13

February 18, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Out of the following topics, pick 3 of them that stand out to you

Grief, Time, Abstraction, Translation, The sublime, materiality, practice, destruction, sound, education, ruins, The object, sexuality, work, Memory, color, light, health, spirituality, nature, ethics, comfort, play, chance, boredom, queer, rural, appropriation, situation, race, the cinematic, the everyday, the fake, Science fiction, Documentary, The magazine, The market, networks/connection, information , happiness, beauty, humor, systems, dance, failure, dreams, wearable art, language

  1. Artists of the Day: Julian Harper, Myleka Bevans, Kallie Lowery

  2. Draw 5 ideas you could make with the topic of your obsession.

  3. Work on your obsessions project


Day 14

February 22, 2021

M

Agenda:

  1. Starter: This month is Black History Month. What do you know about it/ what have you learned about it? Have you learned about it in other classes? Have you read anything about it online?

  2. Artists of the day: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1pKds7VAwsFKy4FliEXto4XpL5OHGAWhr/view

  3. Pick your own artist from these slides and write down what you learned about them! Draw a page in their sketchbook something inspired by the artist you choose.

  4. Watch this video on watercolor techniques

  5. Watercolor in your sketchbook something you learned from the video

  6. Work on Obsession Project part 2


Day 15

February 25, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: What did you learn from making your obsessions project? What would you do differently if you were to do it again?

  2. Artists of the day: Walton Ford, Craola, Elizabeth Murray (Paintings)

  3. Teach something you learned from this project to people around you.

  4. Work on any missing assignments, get help, or watercolor!

  5. Turn in what you did on Canvas

Day 16

March 1, 2021

M

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Think about things that are absent/missing in your life. Write a list/draw some images of those absent objects, things, places that you miss or are absent.

  2. Artists of the day: Vija Celmins, Thomas Demand

  3. Stand-In Assignment intro

  4. Make a list of Stand-in ideas you have. Draw at least 3 thumbnails of the stand-ins you want to make. What materials are you going to use to make them?

Day 17

March 4, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: What are you going to make for your 3 stand-ins?

  2. Papier Mache Workshop!

  3. Papier Mache. Make something out of Paper Mache!

  4. Stand-In Assignment Questions


Day 18

March 8, 2021

M

Agenda:

  1. Starter: What has been replaced in your life? What is a replacement? What could you use a stand-in for?

  2. Paint/work on Papier Mache

  3. Work on Stand-in's (DUE WEDNESDAY)

  4. Stand-In Assignment Questions


Day 19

March 11, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: What do you want to do before you die?

  2. Headspace Guide to Meditation on Netflix

  3. Meditation/Mindfulness Workshop

  4. Watch the videos and look at the artists and write a response to the following questions:

What is meaningful for you at this moment?

How might you connect with your present moment?

What art projects could you make involving mindfulness?



Day 20

March 16, 2021

T

Agenda:

  1. Starter: What is art? What is the importance of it? What have you learned in this class about art?

  2. Artist of the day: Choose a scholastic magazine and read about an artist or find your own artist on Art21.com or contemporaryartdaily.com Make a page of your sketchbook based on that artist.

  3. Make a new sketchbook!

  4. Obsessions Project Extention

Day 21

March 18, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: What makes a good art assignment?

  2. Assignment and lesson here!

  3. Submit what you did on canvas!


Day 22

March 22, 2021


Agenda:

  1. Starter: Write down a list of fears/statements/truths

Examples:

I'm afraid my dad will die if you don't wear your mask

Sometimes I'm pretty sad, but it's okay because it passes.

I'm not sure what I want to do.

  1. Artists of the day: Ron Linn, Bas Jan Ader, David Shrigley, Dude With a Sign

  2. Assignment and lesson here!

  3. Think Like an Artist assignment!

  4. Submit what you did on canvas!

Day 23

March 25, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Write down an art assignment you could do in 1 hour.

  2. Choose your own artist of the day! Draw something that reminds you of the artist and write a couple of sentences about their work.

  3. Make your own art project using the materials you have around you!

  4. Turn in what you did on CANVAS

Day 24

March 29, 2021

M

Agenda:

  1. Starter: What are you doing for your obsessions extension? Draw a picture of it.

  2. Obsessions Project Extention will be due next Monday!

  3. Artists of the day: Jared Steffensen, Sophie Calle

  4. Obsessions Extention

  5. Practice:

What if you learned how to cook something for your project. What could you do for the extension?

Day 25

April 1, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Draw a foreground, middle ground, and background.

  2. Composition!

  3. Make a backdrop! And some sculptural objects! Documentation workshop!

Day 26

April 12, 2021

M

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Draw something that happened to you over spring break

  2. Artists of the day: Kiki Smith, Nam June Paik, Cindy Bean

  3. Make a storyboard for your video. There should be at least 10 slides.

  4. Alter an object/make an object to be in your video. This could be a rock you find and paint, a sculpture you build out of cardboard, a shadow puppet, etc.

  5. Examples: Composition! Make a backdrop! And some sculptural objects! Documentation workshop!


Day 27

April 15, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Draw a silhouette of something

  2. Artists of the day: Cecile Mclorin Salvant

  3. Do Cecile Mclorin Salvant's art assignment

  4. Cut-out animation example

  5. Paper animation example

  6. Prop examples

  7. Work on your video!


Day 28

April 19, 2021

M

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Draw a scene from your video

  2. What have you learned so far in making this video?

  3. Watch this video! Video Art!

  4. What are you interested in? What do you see?

  5. Work on your video! This is the last day to work on it! Video due on Wednesday!

Day 29

April 22, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Ask someone around you what you should draw. Then draw that.

  2. Artists of the day: Audrey Helen Weber, Nina Dzyvulska

  3. Coloring Page Workshop

  4. We are going to be making a digital coloring page!

  5. Make a coloring page, take a picture, submit to Canvas

Day 30

April 26, 2021

M

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Draw 3 objects that are of sentimental value to you.

  2. Make a stencil of a face

  3. Make a stencil of a chair

  4. Stencil Workshop

  5. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1gL_kobGzyAeEH2tZv4WfSLtfUREzDk5tT7-YiKL-34c/edit?usp=sharing

Open and Closed Space

Day 31

April 29, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Draw a 4 part comic about the future

  2. Collage paper, paint on it, draw on it, add layers!

  3. Spray paint on top of your layered paper!

  4. Stencil Workshop

Day 32

May 3, 2021

M

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Write down a list of things you could spraypaint on legally. What would you like to learn in this class that we haven't learned yet?

  2. Collage paper, paint on it, draw on it, add layers!

  3. Spray paint on top of your layered paper!

  4. Turn in your final image on Canvas.

  5. Stencil Workshop

  6. Spraypainting Workshop

Day 33

May 6, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Write about/draw a favorite memory of yours

  2. OUTSIDE ART EXPERIMENTATION DAY!

a. Gather some materials you may need to create art such as a pencil, watercolor, colored pencils, ink, etc.

b. Go outside! See if there is anything you want to draw from life!

c. Make somethings!

Day 34

May 10, 2021

M

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Look on Canvas and write down any assignments you are missing.

  2. Work on what you haven't turned in yet!

  3. Make an art assignment from http://www.theartassignment.com/assignments-landing or (RAD)ART for extra points

Day 35

May 13, 2021

TH

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Make a self portrait

  2. Work on what you haven't turned in yet!

  3. Make an art assignment from http://www.theartassignment.com/assignments-landing or (RAD)ART for extra points

  4. Make a painting!

Day 36

May 17, 2021

M

Agenda:

  1. Starter: Make something applying what you've learned in this class this semester

  2. Take good pictures of your art!

  3. Make an Art Portfolio!

  4. CLEAN UP!

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