Topics covered in Ever Ancient Ever New, Level 1 :
Art History: Cave Art, Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Early Christian, Byzantine, Barbarian, Insular, Carolingian, Romanesque, Gothic, Early and High Renaissance Art Art Theory: The elements of art (line, shape, texture, form, value, space, and color); types of compositions; pattern; symbolism; positive/negative space; symmetry; color theory; foreground, middleground, background; perspective; and more Art Appreciation: Over 60 picture studies of great masterpieces, from the Ancient Greek Artemision Jockey to Leonardo da Vinci’s Last Supper .
Art Practice: Art Pad 1 projects teach fine art skills such as mixing paints; creating actual textures with tooling foil; creating implied texture with watercolors; using perspective; overlapping and shading; and more!
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Medieval Manuscript Project
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