Course 1, Diary 8: Self-portrait Part 4 & Subvert Part 1

21.10.2015 The next topic was making a subvert. Others started to move on to that and I took my black pencil and started to color the background. For the sake of keeping broken parts on chains visible in the dark, I added more blood to them. By the end of the lesson I was ready … Continue reading Course 1, Diary 8: Self-portrait Part 4 & Subvert Part 1

Course 1, Diary 7: Self-portrait Part 3

19.10.2015–20.10.2015 A new Monday after the holiday. It really is good to begin your school week after the autumn holiday (and normally) with a double lesson of visual arts. I was ready to continue my self-portrait (I believe I had too much inspiration left from continuing a personal project of mine on Sunday). I had … Continue reading Course 1, Diary 7: Self-portrait Part 3

Course 1, Diary 3: An art relationship test and art museum

2.10.2015 Eerika and I finished our presentation on Thursday, but not everyone else managed to do that. The teacher gave some exercises for those who were ready already, but everything backfired on this Friday: there was a baccalaureate test exercise and the computer mice had been taken for them. Of course our school has desktop … Continue reading Course 1, Diary 3: An art relationship test and art museum

Course 1, Diary 2: A presentation about pointillism Part 1

28.9.2015–1.10.2015 After making the Me and art collage we had to make a presentation about one of the isms of 19th and 20th centuries. We formed pairs and the teacher drew the isms for us. Me and Eerika got pointillism. We looked up some information on Monday already and from Tuesday onwards we went to … Continue reading Course 1, Diary 2: A presentation about pointillism Part 1

Course 1, diary 1: “Me and Art” collage

23.9.2015–28.9.2015 My first visual arts course during high school began on Wednesday by starting to thinking about and making a collage about our relationship to art. We had to answer some questions and then we started to make the collages. As a hobbyist artist I am interested in the whole course, and this particular task … Continue reading Course 1, diary 1: “Me and Art” collage