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Scheduled Dates


4/14/2018   10:00 AM  05:00 PM
4/15/2018   10:00 AM  05:00 PM


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Color & Composition

Dates: 4/14/2018 to 4/15/2018
Schedule: Sa Su 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

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Located in : 41 Cooper Square, 101
Instructor: John Downer


Regular Student: $440.00
Sign painting has long been practiced by professionals who understand the importance of arranging prioritized copy effectively and assigning color values expertly. This workshop will cover several of the most accepted approaches to laying out lettering and making it work chromatically. Among the topics covered will be color theory, basic color combinations, and terminology.

Also taught, will be the fundamental considerations for arranging compositional elements for dynamic effect.

Students will be urged to explore various aspects of elementary sign design and color value selection for the sake of utilizing high, medium, and low contrast, as ways of elegantly expressing a clear graphic message.

Required Materials
Soft lead pencil
Black ballpoint pen
Black fine point Sharpie
Metal ruler
Scissors
X-Acto knife (#11 blade)
Apron (optional)
$30 materials fee will cover tempera paint, card stock, colored paper, 1/4" brush and a color wheel

Also taught, will be the fundamental considerations for arranging compositional elements for dynamic effect.

Students will be urged to explore various aspects of elementary sign design and color value selection for the sake of utilizing high, medium, and low contrast, as ways of elegantly expressing a clear graphic message.


Additional Information

Required Materials
Soft lead pencil
Black ballpoint pen
Black fine point Sharpie
Metal ruler
Scissors
X-Acto knife (#11 blade)
Apron (optional)
$30 materials fee will cover tempera paint, card stock, colored paper, 1/4" brush and a color wheel

Age Range:  18  -  & UP

 

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