Hello all you "art-y" people out there. We have some very exciting news from the Middle School Art Rooms!!!! ALL middle school students will now have the opportunity to sign up for and take Art classes - this includes students who are interested in taking music as well. We have 5 Art offerings for you to choose from beginning this coming school year (2018-19):
This is an introductory Art class. If you just want to try an art class, or are interested in exploring what making art involves, this is your class! We will learn about the Elements & Principles of Art and Design while exploring a variety of art making materials. So, it will be a little bit of everything!
In this class, we will explore the Principles of Design while creating a variety of 3-dimensional projects. Possible art materials could include: clay, wood, found objects and more!
Art: Drawing and Design:
This class is a perfect choice for students who love to draw. We will focus on developing drawing skills through various projects and explore using different drawing tools. We will also learn how to create more interesting artworks through the use of design. *Pre-Requisite: Art FUNdamentals
Art: Painting and Mixed Media:
Do you love color? Love painting? This class will explore a variety of painting styles and techniques to help improve your painting skills. You will also learn how to incorporate a variety of other materials into your paintings. *Pre-Requisite: Art FUNdamentals
This class is designed for students who want to explore a variety of art forms. Do you want to explore art forms beyond drawing and painting? We will explore art forms that could possibly lead you to a new hobby! Possibilities include; fiber arts, jewelry, stamp making, paper-making or even soft sculpture!
Each class will be 9 weeks long, and is open to ALL students in grades 6, 7 & 8! The best part?? You can take them all!
So excited for all the new possibilities!!
See you in the Art Room!