Tuesday

Month 5 Midterm
















Midterm Study Guide:  Answer the following in the comment section. You must cite your responses.  Then, take the midterm at the bottom of this page  and screen shot your score to  your teacher by 1/19/17.

  • 1. Contour line can be defined as:

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    Value can be defined as:

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    When shading using value, you should use

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  • 4. 
    When Should ebony pencil be used? 

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    Contrast can be defined as:

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    When designing your composition on your paper, you should

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    A way you can create unity is

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    A triptych is 

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    Pattern can be defined as

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    Negative space is

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    Positive space is 

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    A tint is 

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    Emphasis is 

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    Movement is

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    Continuous contour line rules are:

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    Some reasons to learn blind contour line include 

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    A example of a complementary color scheme would be

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  • 18. 
    Warm colors tend to do what in space?

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    An example of an analogous color scheme would be

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    Intensity can be defined as 

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    The colors that have the most intensity are

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    Placing texture in clay to join pieces together is called

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    You should always wedge your clay because

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    The slab method of construction 

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    Air pockets in the clay will cause 

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    A kiln could best be defined as

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    Glaze left on the bottom of the pot will cause

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    When adding clay together, the clay should 

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    You do not need to slip and score because the clay will 

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    Glazing your pot makes the pot 

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    Clay should be no thicker than a 1/2 inch or 

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    To make a pinch pot, you need to start with the clay 

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    When glazing you should start with a 

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    When clay is in it's bone dry state, 

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    When clay is leatherhard you should not 


Midterm Exam



Wednesday

Month 4 Assignments




Week 4.1- Choose a period of art from Gothic to Neoclassism.
Week 4.2- Describe characteristics of that period
Week 4.3-Choose an artist from that time period and name three works, citing how your artist reflects those characteristics.
Week 4.4-  Return to comment on other student postings.

Thursday

Month 3 Assignments


































Week 3.1 What made art valuable?
1. Read this essay.
2. Research 1 famous artist who was commissioned. State their name, who commissioned them, and name the works completed in your post.
3. Choose an artist that hasn't been posted on by a  classmate.




Week 3.2 Is there a difference between art and craft?
1. Watch the TED Ed video.
2. What is the difference between art and craft?
3. Do you agree with this distinction? Why or why not?




3.3 What is Cultural Heritage?
1. Watch this video.
2. What is Cultural Heritage and should it be preserved?  Why?


3.4 How does one visually analyze art?
1. Watch this video.
2. Explain the 10 areas discussed in the video.

Wednesday

Month 2 Assignments



Guidelines:
1. Comments are posted after moderation
2. All assignments are due each Friday. Late work will half credit.


Week 2.1
1. View the website below.
2. Describe a current exhibit.
3. Which works caught your attention and why?
4. Return to comment on classmate responses.

Art Exhibits

Week 2.2
1.  Watch "Why do we look at art?"
2. Answer in the comments section.
3. Return and comment on the posting of a classmate. Do you agree or disagree with their position? Why



Week 2.3
1. Watch " A Brief History of Modern Culture".
2. Explain what modern culture is in the comments section.

Week 2.4
1. Watch " Religion in Art".
2. Are these theological paintings, sculptures, textiles and illuminations from centuries ago still relevant to us? Why?
3. Return and comment on the posting of a classmate.

Month 5 Midterm

Midterm Study Guide:  Answer the following in the comment section. You must cite your responses.  Then, take the midterm...