2023-2024 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    Jul 15, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)

SA 313 - Portraits and the Figure

(3.00 cr.)

Using the technique of painting in a single sitting ("alla prima" or "wet into wet"), students learn to paint the human face and figure, working from life. The course covers the preparation of grounds and supports and understanding of the tools, techniques and concepts of life painting. Students are encouraged to experiment and to emphasize the tactile quality of paint, concentration, and keen observation.

Prerequisite: SA 224  or SA 225  or written permission of the instructor.
Sessions Typically Offered: Fall/Spring
Years Typically Offered: Annually

Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)