Drawing/Painting I offers students an opportunity to work with advanced concepts in drawing and painting techniques in conte crayon, pastels and oil paint as well as a place for exploration, development, and expression of individual style.
Coursework is based on state and district standards adopted for the art curriculum. Active sketchbooks and artist research will focus on compositions that deal with landscape, still life, portraits, nature and the human figure. Students will develop 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.
Prerequisites: Art Foundations 1, 2, 3, 4, and Drawing Intensive.