Gingher Leyendecker, Ph.D.

Chair:

Faculty Chair - Life Drawing/Art Anatomy

Program Director :

Art

Art

Office: AC 30 - Room: 19

480-461-7623

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM12:00 PM - 1:00 PM12:00 PM - 1:00 PM12:00 PM - 1:00 PM12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    By appointment

Office hours are held both virtually and in-person, and are also available by appointment.

Classes Taught

Spring 2024

ART116 Life Drawing I 3 Credits

Use of form, structure and anatomy of draped and undraped human figure to develop basic principles of sound draftsmanship. Prerequisites: None.

Course Notes: ART116 is required for the Certificate of Completion in Digital Arts: Digital Illustration and the Digital Illustration Track for the AAS in Digital Arts.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26554

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
01/16/2024 - 05/10/2024

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 26554 Students may contact instructor at: gingher@mesacc.edu

ART118 Art Anatomy 3 Credits

Artistic study of the concept of anatomical unity. Principle skeletal and muscular structures affecting surface form of the human figure. Includes drawing project, portfolio, and tests.

Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ART116 or permission of Instructor.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29055
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
01/17/2024 - 05/10/2024
MoWe
9:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Class Ended

ART290AC Studio Art 3 Credits

Studio course for art majors allowing continuation in a subject field.

Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Course Notes: Call Art Department at 480-461-7524 for Permission Numbers.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33753
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
01/17/2024 - 05/10/2024
MoWe
9:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Class Ended

Fall 2024

ART116 Life Drawing I 3 Credits

Use of form, structure and anatomy of draped and undraped human figure to develop basic principles of sound draftsmanship. Prerequisites: None.

Course Notes: ART116 is required for the Certificate of Completion in Digital Arts: Digital Illustration and the Digital Illustration Track for the AAS in Digital Arts.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
15787

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024

Open

1 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 15787 Students may contact instructor at gingher.leyendecker@mesacc.edu

Low-Textbook-Cost Class: The total cost of the required materials for this course is $40 or less.

Degrees & Awards

BFA: Painting and Drawing, New Mexico State University

MFA: Painting and Drawing, Arizona State University

Ph.D.: Education, Cognitive Development of Adults, Walden University

President, Arizona Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association: 2013-2018

Chair Academy Leadership and Development: 2017

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