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ART 155 - Watercolor Painting

5 Credits
Control aqueous/watercolor technique in traditional and nontraditional styles. Work from a variety of subject matter in full color with compositional emphasis.


Quarters Typically Offered
Fall Day
Winter Day
Spring Day

Designed to Serve All students
Active Date 20210403T10:07:36

Grading System Decimal Grade
Class Limit 24
Shared Learning Environment Yes
Contact Hours: Lecture 55
Total Contact Hours 55
Degree Distributions:
  • Humanities Area II
  • Performance

Course Outline
  • Basic monochromatic technique in watercolor rendering from still life material and the study of form in space and light and shade.
  • Traditional wet into dry technique in watercolor still life subjects (limited palette painting).
  • Contemporary wet into wet technique in watercolor and gouache (limited palette painting).
  • Full color watercolor and gouache painting from scrap material, indoor, and outdoor subject.

Student Learning Outcomes
Paint and illustrate in traditional watercolor technique at basic level

Demonstrate wet into dry technique at a basic level.

Demonstrate wet into wet technique at a basic level.

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