Unit 1: Graffiti
March 10: Introduction, brief history of graffiti, 1st painting excercise.
March 17 : Cancelled
March 24: Style is King.
- Overview of course
- Introduction to graffiti styles – letters, connections, style elements
- Excercise: drawing the alphabet – focus on basic letter style, putting the letters together on one page.
March 31: No class – Påskeferie
April 7: From Sketch to Wall
- Review on letter style
- Adding style elements to basic letter forms
- Excercise: Sketching on paper => painting on the wall
April 14: Painting Graffiti Pieces
- Combining letters to forms words, turning words into pieces
- Color theory
- creating fills, 3d, and outer outline effects
April 21: Drawing and Painting Characters
- Intro to classic graffiti characters – BBoy, Vaugn Bode
- Basic illustration principles
- Excercise: sketching traditional or orginal characters, and painting
Unit 2: Street Art