Students will develop a basic understanding of 2-dimensional, 3-dimensional, and digital design. This courses will introduce the language and syntax of visual communication through the elements and principals of design. Students will learn formal and compositional skills of design as well as develop conceptual understanding and application of these skills through 2-D, 3-D, and digital formats.
Design II - Sculpture
Design II focuses on developing visual skills used by artists and designers working creatively in three-dimensional mediums. Projects will focus on design principles as they relate to the integration of depth and space, volume and surface through various media. Students will demonstrate an understanding of the principles of design, which will be articulated through the use of the visual elements in a variety of additive/subtractive processes. Students will gain technical skills and knowledge through analysis of materials and space, and their implications of meaning through artistic expression.