(SEMESTER, GRADES 9-12)
PREREQUISITE: INTRO TO ART
*FULFILLS .5 VPA CREDIT
This course focuses on
the many foundational skills of drawing such as the elements and
principles of design, composition, and basic mark making
approaches. The various ways and styles of drawing like contour
line, gesture, still life, figure, and more will also be introduced.
Each student will get a chance to work with a wide variety of
media such as graphite, colored pencils, charcoal, oil pastels, chalk
pastels, pen & ink , and watercolor. Most of the work will be
based on the observational drawing skills of converting 3-D space
to a 2-D picture plane.
(online learning: 6 hours)