students painting

Art Class

  • The goal of the class is to motivate students to express themselves visually and creatively. It will build a foundation of art knowledge and skills through the “Elements of Art” and “Principles of Design”. Famous artists will be highlighted in each lesson.

    Each month there will be a different focus. Grade levels will do different lessons while using the same materials. 

    • September - Drawing
    • October - Painting
    • November - Printing
    • December - Collage
    • January - 3 Dimensional Art
    • February - Bookmaking
    • March - Textile
    • April - Paper
    • May - Mixed Media 

    Throughout the year students work in a variety of materials including: pencil, pen, crayon, marker, watercolor, tempera paint, acrylic paint, oil pastels, chalk pastels and charcoal. Students will also be using recycled materials such as cardboard, wood scraps and magazines.