Class Info

  • Date: 9/22

To-Do Before Class

  • Brush & Felt Tip Pens

Topic:

Design Concepts in Illustration

Aubrey Beardsley

EXPANDED DESIGN CONCEPTS IN ILLUSTRATION Lecture

Objectives

  • Explore how composition is vital to the conception and execution of the art. How to give consideration to your audience and devise your art in ways that illicit certain sensations and ideas.

Activities

Discussion

  • Line Art

Sketchbook

  • Quilt cont + Artist Selfies

In Class Demo 

  • Line Art exploration a la Herge

Review Assignments and Expectations for Next Week’s Class

Due Next Week

  • Assignment 1 – Poster: Step 1
    • Develop! CREATE 4 Advanced Sketches relative to 8.5˝x 12˝ (wxh)
    • Guide yourself through the work that lies ahead, pencil sets the pace for pen, don’t wait for the inking phase to figure out what you’re gonna do!
    • FINAL WILL BE: -Inked -On Bristol board/Illustration Stock. -No Digital.
  • Sketchbook Exercise Week 4 : In Ink, on paper / in your sketchbook
    • 1) FINISH INKING YOUR QUILT
    • 2) SILHOUETTES: TWO objects or 1 SCENE (Scene: AT LEAST 1person + 1object interacting with each other)
    • 3) CONTOUR TWO everyday items
  • Reading Week 4 : Best Brush Pens for Comics + Max Pack Brushes for Procreate + Kyle Brushes for Adobe CC + WPA Poster Design
  • Discussion Week 5 : VALUE
  • Download Week 4 presentation here!