Diploma in Art & Design
The title of this course is Art & Design. These two terms take on special meaning in the context of this class. A dictionary gives as the first definition for design: to plan. That is how the term is used in this course. The process of planning will be explored along with guidelines for doing so in the creation of two dimensional art works.
One is no good without the other. This course explores the various elements and principles of design and how they fit together to make good piece of art and design.
A faculty of professional artists and designers at the professional school of art and design provides an excellent online education.
This course can be useful to anyone who wants to know the fundamental concepts for designing two-dimensional artwork. The theory is straight forward and stripped to essentials. The assignments can be done by anyone to reinforce their understanding of the ideas covered in the text.