Students in Art I will use a variety of art techniques and supplies.
Unit 1: Line, Shape & Value
Unit 2: Color, Space & Pattern
Unit 3: Form, Texture, and Proportion
Unit 4: Artistic Voice, Unity, Theme
Students in Art II will use their knowledge gained from Art I and incorporate them into a painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramic, printmaking, collage, or computer design.
Unit 1: Unity, Contrast & Movement
Unit 2: Form, Figure & Proportion
Unit 3: Balance, Emphasis, Rhythm
Unit 4: Alternative Media, Variety
Art 2 Advanced: 8th Grade Only
Students in Art II Advanced will use a variety of art techniques such as painting, drawing, pastels, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking, collage, and computer design. You will grow and use your imagination and personal experiences to create original artwork, as well as study important periods, movements, artists, and styles in art history along with contemporary art and artists. This class also involves writing about your art, why you created what you did and what processes you used.