Author Archives: Alaiyo Bradshaw

About Alaiyo Bradshaw

Assistant Professor First-Year Course Coordinator, Drawing the Figure, Drawing the Imagination Parsons The New School for Design First-Year Course Coordinator, Drawing/Imaging, Drawing Skills Indian School for Design and Innovation (ISDI) Parsons Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Professional editorial and children's book Illustrator

Final Project – ADVERSE ANTIPATHY Critique and Parting Party!

HOMEWORK TO COMPLETE FOR CRITIQUE OF THE RESPONSE PROJECT on Thursday. **I want to remind you that we have a guest coming in take part in the critique.  His name is Jim Osman. He is a teacher and well-known exhibiting fine … Continue reading

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We will meet in the same classroom this week. The course evaluation link was sent to you via email and can be accessed through Canvas. Please fill out the forms for all courses. I appreciate your taking part in the … Continue reading

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Week 13, Assignment 5: Myths and Legends Final Presentation, Preparation for the Final Project (4/26)

Please note: Missing a crit results in a failing grade for the presentation. (On Thursday we will meet in the same location as our previous class, 66 5th Avenue, Room 720) Homework: A. Bring in all five parts of the monotype … Continue reading

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Good news! If you have not purchased printmaking paper, you can use the sheets I just acquired from a source today.

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For Week 12, Assignment 4: Myths and Legends-Printing the Story (Part 2) Native American Legends and Drypoint Printmaking 4/19

Drypoint examples PAST STUDENT WORK from a different drypoint assignment PREPARATION FOR the DRYPOINT IN-CLASS ASSIGNMENT A. COMPLETE A TWO PAGED SHORT READING on Seven of the Most Popular Legends attached (here.)  B. Based on your choices from the readings, create two … Continue reading

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For Week 11, Assignment 5: Final Project-MoMA Museum Visit (4/12)

HOMEWORK due this coming Thursday: We gave our full attention to the Built Metropolis critique last week, and there was not enough room in our small space to work on any other projects. Therefore, there was a change of plan, and I assigned the … Continue reading

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For Week 10, Assignment 4: Monotype and Mixed Media (4/5)

Please note: It is better to attend than to miss the class. Two or more absences results in a 1/2 grade drop in your final grade.  (Our classroom location will be in the University Center, room 514) -The start of class will … Continue reading

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