Your semester will begin Monday and Tuesday with a journey...
South Sea Islanderers Launching Their Boats
lithograph, c. 1913-14.
Seated South Sea Islander .
lithograph, c. 1913-14.
Prints from Max Pechstein's travel suite to Italy and the South Sea Islands click the post title for more...
Course Name...Printmaking ART 218 318, 413, 419, 425: 001, 002
Semester... FREEZING WINTER POOR EXCUSE FOR SPRING 2010
Time... 8:50 - 11:20/M&W/(sec 1)/ 9:25 - 11:55 /T&H/(sec 2)
Location... Print Shop
Instructor: Joel Elgin Office X 8839 elgin.joel @uwlax.edu
The Student Will Be Introduced To Intaglio, In Section 218 and Litho in 318. In 418, 419,425 The Student Will Continue Her/His Creative Research By Addressing Technical And Aesthetic Issues In The Discipline. All Sections Will Consist Of Historical/Studio Exploration; Concurrently Students Will Apply The Technical, Theoretical Knowledge Gained To His/Her Own Content.
Intensive Studio Exploration, Demonstration, Gallery Museum Field Trips, Lecture, Video, Group, In Progress And Individual Critiques. Coffee, Snack Time and Numerous Theme Days
The Final Grade Will Be Determined By Applying The Following Criteria:
(Note: Intaglio/Litho Assessment Sheet)
-The Content Of The Work Produced
2. Technical Application
-The Application Of The Technical Material Learned In Class
Two Tardies = One Absence (attendance is taken each day)
Two Absences = Grade Lowers One Level
Three Absences = Grade Lowers One More Level
Four Absences _ You Flunk (this is very serious – if you cant accept this policy please withdraw from the course. You will be expected to remain in the shop during class and to participate in all shop experiences.
(YOU MAY DRAW AT ANY TIME IN CLASS BUT DOING WORK FROM LESSER CLASSES IS NOW FORBIDDEN)
4. Shop experiences:
Critiques, classroom discussions, participation are vital to an active atelier. Your energy/input is essential and required. You will receive a separate grade for Shop experiences.
5. Out Of Class Work:
It Is Required That You Arrange At least Six Out Of Class Studio Hours A Week. This Time Will Be Spent (And Logged In) In The Print Shop. Your grade will be lowered if you do not meet this requirement. Sorry, but this semester you will not be allowed to work during class that you are not enrolled in. (Meaning M/W types cant work during T/TH class and vise versa.)You will receive a separate grade for Outside of Class Shop Time.
Blog Work: You must read/post comments on the blog each week before the M or T class. Your grade will be lowered one mark for every two misses. Pop blog quizzes might occur throughout the semester. You will receive a grade for Blog work.
Shop/Labor Work: YOUR shop has been called the “cleanest” printshop by nearly every academic reviewer, visiting artist that has visited. You will be awe struck by the new level of cleanliness and organization that greets you this Spring (Thanks to Sass, the WorkStudyTreasure). You will be assigned your very own labor for the semester and you WILL each day complete your labor each class day. As Shop Maintenance is a part of the function of the Atelier you will receive a grade for Shop/Labor Work work.
You Have Paid A Shop Fee That Covers Most Materials. Additional will be explained
Any student with a documented disability (e.g., physical, learning, psychiatric, vision, or hearing, etc.) who needs to arrange reasonable accommodations must contact the instructor and the Disability Resource Services office (165 Murphy Library) at the beginning of the semester.