Division: Fine Arts, Comm, and New Media
Department: Visual Art
Course: ART 2300
Title: Introduction to Painting
Description: This course is a foundation painting class (formerly Painting I ART 2200), which introduces students to the medium of oil and acrylic paint. Students engage in practical application of color theory and the fundamental techniques, and concepts consistent in historic and contemporary painting practices. Basic techniques of color mixing, brush handling, edge control and block in methods, as well as direct and indirect painting methods are covered.