Course Description: Portfolio I offers the student an opportunity for further exploration in drawing and painting media. Course work will address painting problems concerning representational and nonrepresentational issues. Course work is based on state and district standards adopted for the art curriculum. Compositions will include a broad range of materials and techniques with instruction geared to individual artistic concerns. Active sketchbooks and artist research is required. Students will use an increased art vocabulary for responding to class and self-critiques. Students should expect tests and quizzes on techniques, art vocabulary and concepts. Students will have the opportunity to attend art exhibits. Students will be required to purchase some materials.
Portfolio I offered first semester
Portfolio II offered second semester