In this course, students work through some of the more difficult aspects of painting with water-based media and learn skills and techniques used when applying them into illustration. Water-based media is heavily used in contemporary illustration and design. Watercolor, ink, gouache, and acrylic can be challenging to those new to the media. Each of these media have their own distinct characteristics but also share some similarities. In this course, students work through some of the more difficult aspects of painting with water-based media and learn skills and techniques used when applying them into illustration. Weekly illustration assignments are given to provide time to practice and apply using techniques demonstrated in class. Sketching and ideation are also expected each week as part of developing concepts and compositions for assignments. Open to students ages 18 and above. View complete policies. MCAD requires, with limited exceptions, all students, faculty, and staff who work or study on campus to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This includes a booster shot if eligible. We will also require that all students, faculty, staff, and visitors wear a high quality mask (such as an N95, KN95, or 3-ply surgical mask) indoors. This mandate is subject to change and includes all individuals regardless of vaccination status. Please see MCAD’s Covid policies for more information. Students will be asked to submit proof of vaccination before the first class meeting. Students must complete this proof of vaccination form. If proof of vaccination is not received before the first class meeting, you will be automatically dropped from the class. Prerequisites Previous drawing experience. Previous painting experience is helpful, but not required Required supplies for first class Pen or pencil; notebook or sketchbook. Complete supply list. Students should expect to spend about $100–$125 on supplies. Registration deadline July 8 If the minimum enrollment is not met by the deadline above, the class will be canceled on this date. Registration will remain open after this date if the minimum enrollment has been met. Class savings Register on or before May 16 and save $25. Register for more than one class at a time and receive $25 off each additional class (same-day registrations only). Additional savings. Are you eligible? Questions Contact MCAD Continuing Education at email@example.com or call 612.874.3765. Register Title Non-credit Tuition $210.00 Tuition Type Non-credit TuitionNon-credit Tuition Discount for Seniors/Alumni/the M/MIA/Walker/MPR Members Student's Legal First Name Student's Legal Last Name Student Birthdate Month MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec Day Day12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031 Year Year192219231924192519261927192819291930193119321933193419351936193719381939194019411942194319441945194619471948194919501951195219531954195519561957195819591960196119621963196419651966196719681969197019711972197319741975197619771978197919801981198219831984198519861987198819891990199119921993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011201220132014201520162017 I agree to the following registration terms and conditions. Date: Wed, Jul 13, 2022 - Wed, Aug 10, 2022 Time: 6:30–9:30 p.m. (Central Time) Day(s) of the week: Wednesday Ages: Open to students ages 18 and above. Term: Summer 2022 Instructor: Chelsea Novotny Location: In Person SKU: CSFA 1013 01 SU22 Prerequisites: Previous drawing experience. Previous painting experience helpful, but not required.