Drawing and Painting Studio I
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Joonistamise ja maalimise stuudio I
Course title in English
Drawing and Painting Studio I
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2020/2021  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
lecturer of 2021/2022  Autumn semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
Acquire basic knowledge about drawing and painting. Develop the skills related to drawing and painting during practical work in studio.
Brief description of the course
The Basic Drawing Course: The basic elements in drawing and different techniques, drawing materials and papers. Variety of practical exercises and lessons. The fundamentals of drawing from nature. Still-life composition. Sceleton, skull, portrait, hands. Variety of assignments to develop basic skills.
Painting: Cognition of world as colourful. Using opaque colours. Relationship between colour, form and space. Organization of painting surface, proportions, rhythms. Impartation of different materials. Painting a portrait.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student...
- has the knowledge about the fundamentals of drawing and painting;
- has skills to apply knowledge about fundamentals in drawing and painting to individual drawings;
- is aware of proportions of the head/skull, able to capture character in portrait;
- is able to use painting tools;
- is able to compose the painting surface according to colour, rhythm and proportions;
- is able to impart room situation;
- is able to depict various materials.
Dots Krista Simson