Intermediate Life Drawing

Intermediate Life Drawing
Drawing the classic figure from gesture to finished rendering, emphasizing structure, anatomy, form, and medium.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 6.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesDESIL 131; Illustration BFA majors only.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring
 ProgramsContaining DESIL 250
Course Outcomes: 

Tools and Procedures

Students will be able to implement knowledge of tools and procedures used in successful life drawing, including proportion, gesture, balance, foreshortened perspective, composition, drapery, and a high degree of 3-dimensional structure through light and shadow (folds).

Skeletal and Muscular Landmarks

Students will be able to draw the skeletal structure and identify major muscle landmarks from reference and memory as well as have a deeper understanding of anatomy.

Media Specialization

Students will be able to proficiently implement into their drawings at least one of the illustration mediums emphasized (nupastel, charcoal, conte crayon, graphite).