Using a sketchbook in visual thinking process: exploring ideas, recording visual experience, and developing fundamental drawing skills.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 4.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesDESIL 250; or DESAN 250R
 ProgramsContaining DESIL 357
Course Outcomes

Drawing Skills

Students will be able to sketch from life at different locations.


Students will be able to use a sketchbook to improve their work through ideation and creative process, and strengthen these skills through study of other artist's use of sketchbooks.

Sketchbook Use in Portfolios

Students will be able to understand how sketches have been used historically and how sketchbooks factor in as major components of portfolios and jobs.