Fall 2017 Art Courses
Idaho State University’s Fall 2017 semester starts on August 22. The College of Arts and Letters is offering several art courses that fulfill general education objectives, and some that don’t. Below is a list of some of the art courses the College is offering. Visit BengalWeb to see all of the courses the College will offer this fall.
Art 1101: Survey of Art History I
Satisfies General Education Objective 4
Introductory global overview of visual art and architecture from prehistory to c. 1400.
ART 1105: Drawing I
Introduction to the fundamental skills of drawing, including composition, proportion, light, gesture, and black and white media. Students will begin to explore technical and conceptual approaches to drawing. May cover still life, landscape, figure drawing. Investigate artists and stylistic periods.
ART 2241: Introduction to Painting
Introduction to methods, materials, and basic concepts of painting.
ART 2243: Watercolor
Beginning watercolor techniques, color theory, traditional and contemporary subject matter.
ART 3391: Papermaking
Naomi (Adams) Velasquez
History, fundamental techniques of Western/Eastern papermaking based on traditional methods. Traditional sheet forming, paper chemistry, pulp preparation, types of nonadhesive book structures, history and terminology of book binding.