Month: January 2018

Building a Frame for Stretched Canvas

Here is a quick review of the process demonstrated in class.  Please note that I did not actually nail the pieces together so you might see gaps between seams that shouldn’t exist in your finished (glued and nailed) frame. The sound in the first clip is…

Art 499 Resources

Writing your Artist’s Statement: https://www.gyst-ink.com/artist-statement/ https://www.gyst-ink.com/artist-statement-guidelines https://www.gyst-ink.com/sample-artist-statements Senior Art Portfolios Scroll through the 2017 Senior Art Portfolios in the Digital Commons.    

Making Meaning: Observation, Research and Process

“Embracing a regimen for making and securing ideas so that they exist beyond the firing of the thought may well be the factor that distinguishes between creative types and critical makers.” -Leslie Hirst, “Groundwork”, The Art of Critical Making. This semester we are going to explores…