AUGUST

WEEK 01

August 24

Intro to the class

August 26

Watch : “Colour: An Introduction” by Tom Hudson

  • Tape 1: Basics of Colour
  • Tape 2: Colour Energy
  • Tape 3: Colour Structures

Demo: Adobe Illustrator

In-Class exercises: (post them on blog by the end of class)

  1. Color Wheel
  2. Shape Composition of only primary colors. (See some works of Fernand Leger and Piet Mondrian)

WEEK 02

August 31

Project One: “Compose and Composition” Due Date: Sep 14

Watch : “Colour: An Introduction” by Tom Hudson

  • Tape 2: Colour Energy

Demo: Corel Painter

  • Interface
  • Drawing tools
  • Drawing Concept

In-Class exercises: (post them on blog by the end of class)

  • Drawing in Corel Painter (Still Life)
  • Color contrast in Adobe Illustrator (maybe postpone to Sep. 2 depending on duration of drawing)
    • Complimentary Colors
    • Warm and Cool Colors