The development of concepts and techniques relevant to the interpretation of stories, historical and contemporary events, architecture, and nature. The course includes an historical perspective on illustration art from the mid-19th century to the present. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to plan and execute a copy illustration, choosing the style, medium, and color scheme that most effectively illustrates the copy. Prerequisite: Art 107, 201 and 207 or (Art 107, 207 and permission). Offered alternate years.