Winter Announcements and Handouts

check here frequently for schedule changes, updates and PDFs of handouts

week 1

Welcome Back!!!!

First class meeting is Tues., Jan. 9, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Life Drawing in the Art Annex Drawing Studio
(bring charcoal)

Program-wide Business meeting: Tues. Jan. 9, 1- 3 pm

Final Winter Flat Art Syllabus

Intellectual Journal Guide

week 2

1:1 Critique Sign Up sheets for the entire quarter are posted in the dedicated studio space (e 4107) inside the door, to the right, near Keegan's studio. Please sign up for times during your assigned weeks only (to determine your weeks, see the last page of the syllabus)

Drawing Salon Set-up Team: Haley and Kelly Brynn

week 3

Mon. 1-3 p.m. in woodshop: Stretcher-Building Workshop
with Jim Blevins

Tues. 1 - 3 p.m. in our dedicated studio (E4107) Gold Leaf workshop with Joe Tougas: Bring the following items if you want to try gold leafing yourself:
(1) a smooth surfaced and gessoed canvas, panel or small sculpture you want to apply leaf to (keep the surface area to about 4 x 8 inches)
(2) a brush to apply sizing (that can be washed out with turpentine)
(3) soft sable brushes of varying sizes for handling the leaf

Drawing Salon Set-up Team: Kira/Erica/Emily

week 4


ETCHING UPDATE: Facilities staff will be working on the etching tank in the printmaking studio on Mon. Jan. 29 - Tues. Jan. 30. The etching bath will not be functional until about Weds. Feb. 1. Plan accordingly. Sorry for the inconvenience!

Drawing Salon Set-up Team: Meg and Kelley Williamson


week 5


Drawing Salon Set-up Team: Don and Sara


artist's statement handout (partial)
week 6

Critique Group 1: bring typed draft of artist's statement with your work to critique on Weds. Feb. 14

Thursday Feb. 15 Tacoma Biennial Exhibition with Curator, Rock Hushka
9:30 a.m. (sharp!) departure
(meet the van in parking Lot C curbside entrance to the campus)


The Stranger In/Visible Jan. 24 Podcast:
" Why the Usual Suspects?"

Seattle Art Critic Jen Graves, discusses the Tacoma Art Museum Biennial with Curator Rock Huschka


week 7

Critique Group 2: bring typed draft of artist's statement with your work to critique on Weds. Feb. 21

Drawing Salon Set-up Team: Scott and Kevin

Special Announcement from Academic Advising:
Campus E-mail Communications. PLEASE READ
week 8


Drawing Salon Set-up Team: Loch and Rebecca


week 9

Drawing Salon Set-up Team: Afton and John

Weds. Artist's Lectures by (and in order):
Emily Holmes
Loch Sorenson
Afton Muir
John Connolly
Rebecca Longshore
Don Noe

self evaluation workshop handout
(assigned Tues. March 6)

program description (fall/winter)


Drawing Salon Set-up Team: Keegan and Justin

Weds. Artist's Lectures by (and in order):
Kelley Williamson
Meg Butcher
Keegan Albrecht
Erica Warren
Justin Patten
Kira Nelson
Scott McKeighan
Kevin Kent
Haley Gronbeck
Sara Calland
Kelly Brynn

Studio Clean Ups -- Thursday, March 15
12 p.m. printmaking
1 p.m. painting studio (E 4107)

Final portfolios due (with refined self evaluation)
Friday, March 16, 9 a.m.

portfolio checklist
must be submitted wtih
your final portfolio

evaluation conference schedule
revised March 8. Also posted outside lisa's office door Seminar II E 4106