Painting above by Paul Encarnacion

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Savannah Valerio

 

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Antonette Loya
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Finnley Stephen

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course is designed for students interested in refining skills in painting and drawing. Students will learn advanced drawing and painting techniques using pencil, ink, charcoal, pastel, and acrylic paint.  Students will learn about renowned artists from the past as well as explore contemporary approaches to drawing and painting.  By the end of the course students will become versatile artists able to express themselves both realistically and abstractly. This is an excellent course to take in preparation for AP Studio Art.

COURSE SYLLABUS

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fall-2016-creative-art-syllabus

2016 LESSON PLANS

May 1 to 10 Pastel Landscapes with Chas McGrath

April 24 to 28 Deconstructed Still Life

April 10 to April 21 1950s ARTWORK

April 3 to 7 Slip Cast Latex Molds with Tanya Story

March 13 to 31 Earth Day Art

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As of 2/21 we are STILL working on the Hybrid self-portrait sculptures. See lesson plan below for week of 2/21 lesson plan…..

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jan-22-to-feb-1-cardboard-sculpture

nov-9-color-charts-antihero

nov-2-meow-wolf-response-piece

oct-14-color-scheme-portraits

oct-4-perspective-and-deep-space

sept-21-foreshortened-figure-holding-object

september-12-elements-principles-of-design

aug-30-radial-symmetry-circle-designs

aug-18-surrealist-collages