Drawing 1

Course Code: MSAF 100

Academic Year: 2020-2021

This is an introductory course to the visual language of drawing. Utilizing a broad range of traditional media, the principles that govern the art of drawing: gesture, proportion, shape, line, value and form will be investigated and practiced through in-class exercises and independent assignments. Through the practice of these fundamentals, students will be exposed to various materials and methods along with the precepts of compositional design. Solid grounding in the practical application of formal elements will provide the student a fluency of expression and a foundation for creative exploration.