Art 294 Water Media

The techniques and uses of watercolor, gouache, and other water-based mediums with attention to unique characteristics as painting mediums. Collage and mixed media may be included with water-soluble pencils and crayons. Lectures on historic uses of these media and discussions of the aesthetic possibilities for layering and transparencies. Recommended preparation: Art 115 & Art 131 (expected of art & art history majors).