Course Plan

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

 

Unit 3: Urban Art Muralism