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Art I

Samantha Calkins
Fine Arts


Course Description

Art I is an introductory art class that will fulfill 1 fine art credit. It is also a prerequisite if students wish to take Art II. In this class students will be introduced to the fundamentals of Art. They will explore and apply the Elements and Principles of Art while designing, developing, and creating original works of art. Students will learn techniques and experiment with a variety of methods and media including drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics/sculpture and digital. Students will also learn, study, and appreciate the art works of contemporary and past artists while critiquing and analyzing their own works of art.