Visual Art and Design I

    EXART 3003 is offered this fall:

What do all art forms have in com­mon? How do artists use the ele­ments and prin­ci­ples of design to help devel­op and uni­fy their work and ideas? What is the lan­guage of art”? Explore these ques­tions and oth­ers in this intro­duc­tion to design fun­da­men­tals. The char­ac­ter­is­tics of line, shape, tex­ture, colour, and space are empha­sized through exam­ples, demon­stra­tions, dis­cus­sion, and visu­al prob­lem-solv­ing, as well as stu­dio work with pen­cil, pen and ink, and acrylics. Enhance your appre­ci­a­tion of art and the process that makes it possible.

Offered:

Sep 10, 2022Nov 19, 2022
Sep 10Oct 1
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9:00 am – 12:00 pm MT

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Oct 15Nov 19
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Tuesdays

Wednesdays

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9:00 am – 12:00 pm MT

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In-per­son (face-to-face) learning, downtown Edmonton

In-person courses are taken entirely in-class. for­mat details

Classes take place on the second floor of Enterprise Square, 10230–Jasper Avenue, downtown Edmonton.

Your Instructor

Samantha WalrodID: samantha-walrod

Samantha Walrod is a painter and educator living in Edmonton. Her work can be found in various private collections across Canada, including the AFA Collection. Walrod is best known for her figurative paintings, which are depictions of animal/human encounters or depictions of flowers in vases that wilt. Each body of work speaks to hope, loss, decay, and the passage of time.

Textbook

Recommended

Lauer

Design Basics

ISBN 9781285858227

Class info
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

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New course schedules are released each June and November.

EXART 3003 is offered this fall: