Jul 02, 2022  
2018-19 Catalog 
2018-19 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ART 235 - Printmaking II

5 CR

Printmaking II is a continuation and advancement in learning the skills and techniques of fine art printmaking. Students create works of art that depend on a technical understanding of various printmaking methods. Students further skills in visual communication, drawing, design and color. Requires additional lab time outside of class.

Recommended: ART 110 , ART 120 , or ART 111  
Prerequisite(s): ART 230  

Course Outcomes
  • Progress beyond the basic techniques and processes of fine art printmaking in the areas of relief (linocut), intaglio (drypoint), monotype and collograph.
  • Apply the principles of 2-D Design and drawing techniques to create a graphic image and produce multiples of it in print media.
  • Employ advanced printmaking skills combined with visual literacy and color theory.
  • To begin to recognize and produce professional looking work.
  • Further develop personal visual expression.
  • More fully understanding of the distinctive nature of fine art printmaking.
  • Confidently and appropriately use standard print processes and technique including the use of tools, presses, inks, and paper as well as prepare plates, and register print blocks for multi-color images.
  • Recognized and produce specific qualities of hand made fine art prints, e.g. overlays, transparency, offset and multiple images.
  • Use specialized vocabulary and communicate clearly about the visual experience through critique discussions.
  • Solve more complex visual and technical problems within a printmaking studio and in relation to the limitations of the media.
  • Identify artists and styles within the history of the field of fine art printmaking.

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