Materials of Painting
Art College of Fine Arts and Communications
Introduction to the techniques and history of producing painting materials, exploring traditional supports, grounds, mediums, and paint production. Most of the course will be spent making painting materials.
Fall Odd Years
Acceptance into major.
In-depth Understanding of Materials
Students will develop an in-depth understanding of the materials of painting.
Production of Materials
Students will produce their own supports, grounds, mediums, and paints.
Students will conduct independent research and experiments with painting materials.
Knowledge and History of Painting Materials
Students will expand their knowledge of the history of painting materials.
Students will develop a significant body of independent paintings utilizing the materials made in class.