English Grammar I

Detailed Table of Contents

UNIT 1: DRAWING

Lesson 1.1 - Introduction to Art

  • What is Art?
  • Portraits
  • Faces and Features
  • Facial Proportion
  • What Makes People Different?
  • Observing Facial Proportions
  • Drawing Technique
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 1.2 - Symbolism

  • About Symbols
  • About Portraits
  • Outlines and Stencils
  • Silhouettes
  • Repetition
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 1.3 - Drawing Basics

  • About Drawing
  • About Observation
  • Line
  • Edge
  • Positive and Negative Space
  • Contour Lines
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 1.4 - Proportion

  • About Proportion
  • Size and Scale
  • Distortion
  • Forced Perspective
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 1.5 - Balance

  • Visual Weight
  • Symmetry
  • Balance
  • Visual Balance
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 1.6 - Figure Drawing Basics: Faces

  • About Figure Drawing
  • Portraits
  • Faces and Features
  • Facial Proportion
  • What Makes People Different?
  • Observing Facial Proportions
  • Drawing Technique
  • Vocabulary

UNIT 2: PAINTING

Lesson 2.1 - Painting Basics

  • About Impressionism
  • Light
  • Value
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 2.2 - Harmony

  • Harmony
  • Variety
  • Perspective
  • Cubism
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 2.3 - Value

  • About Value
  • Tint and Shade
  • Landscapes
  • Viewfinder
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 2.4 - Point of View

  • Aerial Point of View
  • Lines
  • Historic Art - Nazca Lines
  • Land Art or Earthworks
  • Vocabulary

UNIT 3: PRINTMAKING

Lesson 3.1 - Space

  • About Printmaking
  • Space
  • Positive and Negative Space
  • About Relief Prints
  • Animal Forms in Native American Art
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 3.2 - Monoprint

  • About Monoprints
  • Transfer
  • About Marbled Paper
  • Artist Exemplars
  • Marbled Paper Patterns
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 3.3 - Line

  • Line
  • Repetition
  • About Relief Prints
  • Islamic Tile Design
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 3.4 - Stamping

  • About Artist Signatures
  • About Stamps and Seals
  • Types of Seals
  • Positive and Negative Space
  • Relief Printmaking
  • Vocabulary

UNIT 4: DESIGN AND ILLUSTRATION

Lesson 4.1 - Symmetry

  • Symmetry
  • Radial Symmetry
  • Types of Radial Symmetry
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 4.2 - Composition

  • Collage
  • Composition
  • Overlap
  • Runoff
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 4.3 - Illustration

  • Illustration
  • Text and Calligraphy
  • Illumination
  • Illumination Styles
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 4.4 - Pattern

  • About Origami
  • Pattern
  • Shape
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 4.5 - Set Design

  • Set Design
  • Scale and Size
  • Environment
  • Assemblage
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 4.6 - Emphasis

  • Emphasis
  • Positive and Negative Space
  • Shadow
  • Silhouette
  • Shadow Puppets
  • Masks
  • Vocabulary

UNIT 5: ANIMATION

Lesson 5.1 - Sequence

  • Sequence
  • Morphing
  • Monogram
  • Vocabulary

Lesson 5.2 - Animation Basics

  • Sequencing and Morphing
  • About Animation
  • Illusion of Movement
  • Flipbooks
  • Vocabulary

APPENDICES

Appendix A

  • Glossary of Art Terms