Art and Design

ART 110


Course Description

Illustration is an art form intended to be used in various publications such as textbooks, books, magazines and for product advertisements. This course introduces the student to a variety of art techniques and applications used by professional illustrators to create art that tells a story or expresses an idea. The exploration of media, subject matter and development of a concept will be the focus of each assignment. The student will learn the step by step processes, demands and deadlines expected of a professional illustrator.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • ART 105 or approval from instructor.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Investigate works of art which encourage a response within the audience.
  • Explain how illustrative works impact their intended audience.
  • Discriminate between visual style and technique which separates illustration from other forms of art.
  • Explain the steps that comprise the illustrative process.
  • Integrate the elements that make a piece of art work an illustration.
  • Perform basic illustrative drawing and painting techniques.
  • Execute both dry and wet image transfer techniques.
  • Create illustrations according to the step by step workups, comprising the illustrative process.
  • Present illustrative work to a define audience.

Course Schedule

  No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

ART AND DESIGN; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/22/2015

 110140217Illustration Techniques 1 3Wooten B$35.0019/20/0Open
M W 11:00AM-12:40PMF400

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