This class is a beginner's level introduction to both two-dimensional and three-dimensional art work.
The year is broken into two main sections. Fall semester is an intense study into black and white two dimensional pencil and charcoal drawing. The exercises are intended to develop an artistic eye and develop an understanding of how to utilize the media while utilizing essential artisitic fundamentals
Second semester in an introduction to ceramics. The student will be exposed to all of the properties of clay and develop an understanding of the stages of clay. Primarily all work will be created using hand-built techniques.