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Painting and Drawing for Realism

Course Number: C680 /
Category: Visual Arts, Elective /
Credits: 5 /
Recommended Grades: 10,11,12 /
Level: College Prep /
Length: Semester /
Description: This course is for students especially interested in learning to draw and paint realistically. Students explore a variety of painting and drawing media including pencil, charcoal, pen and ink, oil pastel, watercolor and acrylic paint. Additional topics include learning to observe, study of art history and stretching a canvas. This course is designed to provide the skills necessary for working independently or creating a high-quality portfolio. Students are recommended to register for this course if they would like to take Art Portfolio in the future. Prerequisite: Successful completion of Studio Art 1: Foundations.

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