Explores the materials and history of painting through lectures, demonstrations, and practice in oils, egg tempera, distemper, and Flashe paint. Students participate in group practices and also work independently on projects designed by them in consultation with the instructor. A foundation in drawing is recommended. Students are billed for a materials fee. Prerequisite(s): Art 20E, 20J, 24, 24A, 24B, 130, 133, 137, or 139; and two of any non-painting lower-division art studios (Art 15-40 or CMPS 25 or CMPM 25).