Art introduces students to various aspects of art through hands-on projects, art exploration, and problem solving. The basic skills of drawing, color theory, painting, sculpture and printmaking will be covered.

Objectives: During Art, you will study…

  • The vocabulary and language of art
  • The elements of art and principles of design
  • Art criticism and theories of art
  • Historical periods and artist as they pertain to art.


  • Work Portfolio – create, maintain and use your portfolio to store and protect your physical projects.
  • Notebook – create and keep a notebook containing information from all handouts and notes taken during lectures, demonstrations, films/DVD/Video and written work.
  • Participation/On Task – be present for class, take part in discussions, make efficient use of class time.
  • Responsibility – be responsible for tools, supplies and work area. Clean up as needed.