What are we doing in Class?

Art Fundamentals:

Students in AF are demonstrating their ability to recreate human facial proportions in our portraiture unit. They will start by drawing a person of their choice in week one, followed by a self portrait  in week two. Afterwards, they will stretch their creative muscles by working with copies of their self-portrait based on a set of prompts. 

Art fundamentals Pre-AP has an outside assignment due weekly per a list given to them. 

The final assignment in the portraiture unit will be do on 11/22


Advanced Art

Advanced students are exploring photography as both a medium and as an agent for change in the historical artistic paradigm. 
They will be working heavily with composition and lighting and then they will print their five best photographs for a grade on Friday, 11/10

Advanced art has a weekly visual journal assignment due every Friday at the beginning of class. This week, the student has been asked to take us to the movies and draw a scene from their favorite movie. 


Studio Art

Studio art has begun the breadth section of their portfolio:

Drawing will be demonstrating their ability to work in a large format in oil paint. They will also be demonstrating their composition skills and human facial proportions in drawing a self-portrait involving their hand. 

2D design will be appropriating an iconic character to discuss a social issue of their choosing.

Photography will push their composition and exposure skills by photographing in extreme color. 
Breadth #6 will be due on 11/10.
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