Sculpture: Ideas and Process The Altered Photograph Assemblage: Collage in a Box Collage Composition & Design The Painted Photograph
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MIXED MEDIA & SCULPTURE

Sculpture: Ideas and Process (SCLP200-36)

This studio-based course investigates contemporary concerns involved in making sculpture. The course emphasizes the development of meaning in sculpture and involves a more intensive exploration of techniques and materials. Importance is placed on relating sculpture to particular ideas such as the object and material as source of meaning as well as themes such as the body, architecture, memory and cultural diversity. Students are also taught the importance of concepts such as scale, space, accumulation, placement and presentation of finished work. Prerequisite: Sculpture: Introduction to Materials or sculpture experience.
Fridays 10am - 1pm, Jan 19 - Apr 13, 2018
Bronwyn McMillin
Tuition: $425.00 (36 hrs)
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The Painted Photograph (MMEDs112-18)

This course bridges the differences between photography, painting and mixed media an uses the photograph as a point of departure for subject and content. Students will learn varied techniques and applications of mixed media (chalks, coloured pencils, acrylic paints and glazes) to photographs and photographic transparencies. Topics include the use and applications of a range of materials and various techniques such as: back painting, negative space or reductive painting, glazing, scraffito and markmaking. This is a great course for those who love to take or collect photos and are wondering how to use these images in their work.
Thursdays 10am - 1pm, Jan 18 - Feb 22, 2018
Tony Bounsall
Tuition: $225.00 (18 hrs)
Material Fee: $25 to cover specialized materials provided by the instructor
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The Altered Photograph (MMEDs113-18)

The Altered Photograph is about using photography as a departure point for creative exploration. Course projects will be supplemented with examples of historical and contemporary artists who work with altered photographic images. The course will introduce experimental approaches to image making such as, print distressing, collage (with original and found images), staged photography and image transfer. This is a great course for those who love to take or collect photos and are wondering how to use these images in their work. This course is a good follow-up to The Painted Photograph but it is not a prerequisite.
Thursdays 10am - 1pm, Mar 8 - Apr 12, 2018
Tony Bounsall
Tuition: $225.00 (18 hrs)
Material Fee: $25 to cover specialized materials provided by the instructor
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Collage Composition & Design (MMEDs114-18)

This course offers an in-depth exploration on how to create dynamic compositions that focus on design, colour, texture, balance and harmony. Course will also focus on a range of techniques including photo-transfer, overpainting with glazes, acrylic skin transfers, surface decoration, masks and stencils and working with multiple layers and types of papers and surfaces. Students will finish course with a fundamental knowledge of how to design abstract collages.
Fridays 10am - 1pm, Jan 19 - Feb 23, 2018
Tony Bounsall
Tuition: $225.00 (18 hrs)
Material Fee: $25 to cover specialized materials provided by the instructor
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Assemblage: Collage in a Box(MMEDs115-18)

Assemblage is the art of making three-dimensional collages. This course will focus on making display boxes inspired by the life and work of Joseph Cornell, an American assemblage artist. Topics include creating a visual narrative, box construction, introduction to materials and tools and presentation methods. This course is a good follow-up to Collage Composition & Design but it is a not a prerequisite.
Fridays 10am - 1pm, Mar 9 - Apr 13, 2018 - Cancelled
Tony Bounsall
Tuition: $225.00 (18 hrs)
Material Fee: $25 to cover specialized materials provided by the instructor
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