Art Explorer Post 407

 

        Site maintained by Megan Corby and Bob Corby  bpc13@earthlink.net

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Event Schedule                                                                Last Update: 11/14/05

 

November 19th                     12:00 Noon- 3:00PM                                    Circle Hall

Regular session. Mural Artists please bring sketches.  All explorers please bring artwork to scan for student art sale on December 10 and for tee-shirts.

November 26th                     No Session

Break for Thanksgiving.

December 3rd                     12:00 Noon- 3:00PM                                    Circle Hall

Regular session. Christmas Party.

December 10th                     8:30 AM- 2:00PM                                    Cazani Center

Student Art Sale. Christmas Party.

December 17th                     9:30AM- Noon   New Time                        Circle Hall

Regular session.

December 24th & 31st                     No Session                                 

Break for Holidays.

Projects:

Wild Life Illustration or Painting: We will be demonstrating two possible techniques to produce a wildlife drawing.  We have reference material available.  We will also be able to get our work on this project displayed at Ohio Wild Life Office and other places.

We will also continue to work on the following projects:

We will also working on the following projects in the near future:

1.  Mural for Geneva Hills.  We have also been asked to produce a mural on the ceiling of the craft house at Geneva Hills.

2. Art Cart - We will be working with the Industrial Design Department to design and build an Art Cart to house all our art supplies when we travel.

 Forms
 Parent Approval, Emergency Medical and Field Trip Forms. (Click on names for a printable pdf file of forms.) 

Equipment

We recommend that all members purchase a portable easel.

Projects

Landscape/Cityscape: Work with Professor Tardino on a landscape or cityscape.

Art Book:  We are planning on producing a printed book of our work.

Comic: We are planning on producing an anthology comic of short stories.  We will have a table at the 2004 Small Press and Alternative Comics Expo here in Columbus where our comic will be sold. Advised by Bob Corby

Possible Project Subjects

Fashion Design
Water Color
Animation
Interior Design (Furniture, Faux Finishing, Painting, Wall paper)
Pottery
Video Game Design
Surrealism

CCAD Link

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CCAD Explorer Post 407 Comics Project                    Last Update: 11/16/01

Assistant Advisor:  

Project: Comic Page

Basic Comic Production Sequence

  1. Idea (Plot)
  2. Plot outline
  3. Script
  4. Character and scene design
  5. Thumbnail layout
  6. Loose pencil layout
  7. Layout revisions
  8. Finish pencil layouts
  9. Script revisions
  10. Lettering
  11. Inking
  12. Special Effects  

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Schedule Archive

September 25                        12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Regular meeting.  We're getting started again after the summer break.  We'll be making plans for projects so bring your ideas. 

Projects:

Wild Life Illustration or Painting: We will be demo-ing two possible techniques to produce a wildlife drawing.  We have reference material available.  We will also be able to get our work on this project displayed at Ohio Wild Life  Office and other places.

We will also continue to work on the following projects:

We will also working on the following projects in the near future:

1.   Booklet Design: We will be designing a flyer/booklet about our post to give out at functions such as the scout show.  

2.  Mural for Geneva Hills.  We have also been asked to produce a mural on the ceiling of the craft house at Geneva Hills.

October 2nd                        12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Regular meeting.  We're continuing to draw in one of the three classes you participated in last week. 

CCAD Campus Tour - For those parents and students who are interested in seeing the rest of the CCAD campus, Professor Tardino will be conducting a campus tour starting at Noon.  In case you can't make it, the tour will be repeated on November 13th at Noon.

 

October 9th                        12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Regular meeting.  We're continuing to draw in one of the three classes you participated in last week. 

 

October 16th                    12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Regular meeting.  We're continuing to draw in one of the three classes you participated in last week. 

 

October 23rd                        12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Parent Meeting: We will have a pot luck parent meeting to elect the adult advisors for the year and plan the next three months of post activities.  Parents, this is a great way to know what your child is doing in Art Explorers and be involved in their passion.  We are looking for parents to volunteer and bring creative ideas to the post.  Remember to bring your calendar or planner.  (You don't have to be an official advisor to attend.  We welcome all parents to help out in any area that they feel comfortable with.)

This will be a pot luck event, so we will ask you to bring a place setting for your family as well as a appetizer, covered dish, or desert (just one please).  CCAD and the post will provide soft drinks. 

 

Student Officer Elections.  The students will be electing the following positions for the 2004 year:

President
Vice President
Art Director
Asst Art Director
Communications
Asst Communications
Finance
Asst Finance
Quarter Master
Asst Quarter Master
They will also be setting their list of projects they will be working on in the next three months.

November 13                        12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Student officer/adult advisor meeting. Please make every effort to come

November 20                        12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Regular Session

November 27                        No Session for Thanksgiving.

December 4th

   Field trip to the Ohio Editorial Cartooning Show at the Thurber Center Gallery

December 11th                    12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Student Art Sale.

December 18th                    12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Holiday party and student art show.  Please bring a covered dish or an hors d'oeuvre.  Dessert and drinks will be provided.  Bring your art to display.

December 25th                    No Session       

January 1st                            No Session     

January 8th                    12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Regular Session

February 5th                     12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Portfolio Reviews.  Senior work photographed.

February 12th & 19th   12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Senior work photographed.

February 26th     12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Adult committee meeting.  Last day to print linoleum prints

March 5th                     12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Photograph work, make labels and paint display boards for upcoming exhibitions.

Artwork matting demo.

March 12th                12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Photograph work, make labels and mat artwork for upcoming exhibitions.

Projects: Collage, Comic  book for SPACE, Bird Houses for St. Joseph School.

Guest Speaker: Darrel Banks, Artist of Green Lantern

Adult committee meeting 2:30 Pm to 3:30 PM

March 19th               12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Photograph work, make labels and mat artwork for upcoming exhibitions.

Projects: Collage, Comic  book for SPACE, Bird Houses for St. Joseph School.

March 26th               12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall 

Optional session to work on exhibitions.

Projects: Collage, Comic  book for SPACE, Bird Houses for St. Joseph School.

April 2nd               12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Photograph work, make labels and mat artwork for upcoming exhibitions.

Projects: Collage, Comic  book for SPACE, Bird Houses for St. Joseph School.

April 9th                  12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall 

Final day to finish work for exhibitions.

Projects: Collage, Comic  book for SPACE, Bird Houses for St. Joseph School.

April 16th                           9:00 AM to 6:00 PM           Holiday Inn East I70

We'll be setting up at the Small Press and Alternative Comics Expo (SPACE).  We can sell the art prints. Details of SPACE at www.backporchcomics.com

April 22nd               Evening Time TBA                             Canzani Center

Set up exhibition at Canzani Center.

April 23rd               12:00 NOON  -2:30PM                             Circle Hall

Regular session.

April 24th                                                                Canzani Center 

SMAC student exhibit at the Canzani Center.  We will be exhibiting our work at this exhibit.

May 14th                           12:00Noon - 2:30PM          Circle Hall

Regular session.  Get ready for open house.  See May 15th below.

May 15th              1:00 PM- 2:30 PM                        Circle Hall

Our Spring open house.

Dear Students and Parents:

Please join us in welcoming the new students at the Explorer Post Open House this
Sunday, May 15th from 1:00pm to 2:30pm.  We ask that you bring a finger food and/or
dessert and a liter of your favorite beverage to share with the new members.  To
ensure a variety please reply with the items you plan to bring by this Friday, May
13th.

New Students interested in a future in Art are invited.

 

May 21th                           9:00 Am to 12:00 NOON    (New Time)                                              Circle Hall

Regular session.

May 23                      6:00 PM-8:00PM                                      Canzani Center 

We will host the Central Ohio Exploring Banquet and Awards Ceremony.

The Learning for Life Explorers (Explorers & the Boy Scouts) organization is holding their annual dinner and awards banquet at CCAD Canzani Center on Monday May 23rd at 6:00 - 8:00 PM.  Every year a post is featured on this prestigious evening and this year it is our turn! 
 
Dinner and awards will feature our post members, efforts and their art work.  We will have our art work on display for all other posts and their families to view.
 
The dinner is full but you can still come and watch the awards.

June 12                      9:00 PM-12:00NOoon                                      Circle Hall

We will make arrangements for the zoo trip.

June 13th to 17th                      9:00 AM-4:00PM                                      Columbus Zoo

We will spend the week at the zoo drawing animals.

June 18th                      ?                                ?

Picnic.

June 21st                      6:45 AM-?                                      CCAD Parking Lot

Cincinnati field Trip.  We will be visiting the Cincinnati Art History Museum and possibly the Zoo.

June 25                      9:00 AM-12:00 NOON                                      Circle Hall

Mystic Cat Art Show has been cancelled.  We will be doing the Riverfest show at Grigg's Dam on August 13 instead.  Regular session.

August 13                     10:00 AM- 7:00PM                                    Griggs Reservoir

Scioto Riverfest Art Show.  We'll be setting up north of the Fishinger Road Bridge to sell prints.  For more info on the art show contact Ron or Cindy Tardino 3255 Fishinger Rd. Columbus OH 43221 614-777-0134 cindymysticcat@yahoo.com.
For info on other events at the Scioto Riverfest click here.

September 10th                      9:00 AM-12:00 Noon                         Circle Hall

We will resume regular sessions.

September 17th                      9:00 PM-12:00 Noon                                      Circle Hall

Regular session.

October 15th                     12:00 Noon- 3:00PM                                    Circle Hall

Regular session.  Working from models. Planning Geneva Hills Mural.

October 22th                     12:00 Noon- 3:00PM                                    Circle Hall                 

Regular session.

October 29th                     12:00 Noon- 3:00PM                                    Circle Hall

Regular session.

November 5th                     12:00 Noon- 3:00PM                                    Circle Hall

Regular session.

November 12th                     12:00 Noon- 3:00PM                                    Circle Hall

Regular session.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




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