ART 150A Fine Arts Printmaking (3)
Lec-35, Lab-70, field trips
Credit, Degree Applicable
An introduction to the basics of intaglio and relief printmaking with an emphasis on both contemporary and traditional aspects of the medium. Various plate making and printing techniques will be explored as students develop their aesthetic skills and creative ideas.
C-ID ARTS 220
All sections will charge a material fee of $12.00
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Distinguish between the various types of printmaking in both contemporary and historical contexts.
- Outcome 2: Practice safe and healthy methods of working in the classroom when using equipment, tools and supplies.
- Outcome 3: Apply plate making techniques in intaglio printmaking to develop their imagery on a plate, make improvements to that image and print multiple copies from the plate.
- Outcome 4: Apply plate making techniques in relief printmaking to develop their imagery on a plate, make improvements to that image and print multiple copies from the plate.
- Outcome 5: Apply non traditional and experimental printing techniques to both their intaglio and relief printmaking projects.
- Outcome 6: Improve their technical printmaking skills during the course and analyze their images to resolve aesthetic concerns.