• This art class is designed to give an overarching view of the field of art. Students will learn contemporary issues and historical tradition in context with the production of art, the learning of art skill fundamentals, and critical evaluation.  Students will be focusing on two-dimensional design, drawing, and painting, three-dimensional design, sculpture, and pottery.

    Major Concepts:

    • Observe the world, and respond to it by making quality, original visual artworks.

    • Evaluate, critique and discuss art: their own, other students’ and historically important pieces

    • Understand, discuss, and utilize different techniques, materials, and media

    • Identify and interpret artworks in historical context

Damien's Elements of Art Exploration from 2016