Samples of Art Course Offerings
10th and 11th Grade
Fashion Design: Draw the figure with pencil, ink, and watercolor wash with styled clothing. Create a form to human scale and design and clothe the form with paper. Skill development in cutting, adhering, measuring, and proportion study with paper craft required. Fashion design workbook study page for practice, planning, and brainstorming due weekly, creating an attractive portfolio showcasing your personal style. Study may be worked on for a portion of in-class time.
Painting I: Create four paintings each in acrylic, oil, watercolor and tempera. One monochromatic painting and one connected line still life painting will be assigned out of the four. Choice of subject matter is student's selection. Chrome books will be available to supplement resource material.Famous painters painting style studies page will be due for homework weekly, creating an attractive art history review book at the end of the term. Study may be worked on for a portion of in-class time.
Artistic Styles in Art History: Project work and skill building will be coordinated with famous artistic style movements in art history. Studies will be focused around the style, focus, function, and spiritual aspects of famous artworks around the world.
Clay Building: Understanding form and function through slab and coil methods of clay building. Create a coil bowl, a slab teapot, and a tile relief. Create a study book of drawings and clippings of forms from clay artists. Write about your own inspiration from selections of artists works as related to your desire to give glory to God.