• 7th Grade: Art Essentials 
  •  Welcome to 7th Grade's Art page!
     
    Please navigate below find course information, events, assignments, and due dates.
    More detailed information can be found digitally on students' Art Essentials Canvas course.  
     
     
     
    Course Description:
    This eighteen week course builds upon the skills emphasized in the elementary art program. Students focus on the studio units of drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics, and sculpture. Students produce a variety of two and three-dimensional art works. Art History is integrated throughout the course. Art movements, from the late 1800's to the early 1920's will be explored. Students continue to develop knowledge and skills in the disciplines of Art Criticism, Aesthetics and Philosophy, through various activities including critiques, class discussions, reflections and writings.
     
     
     
    Current Assignments:
          
         Course Syllabus
     
     

    7th Grade Tentative Calendar

    1st Month:

    Week 1

     

    Intro & Vincent van Gogh Portraits

    Week 2

     

    Vincent van Gogh Portraits

     

    Week 3

     

    Vincent van Gogh Portraits   &   Color Scheme Painting

    Week 4

     

    Color Scheme Painting 

    2nd Month:

    Week 1

    & Vincent van Gogh Portraits *Due*

    Color Scheme Painting 

    Week 2

     

    Color Scheme Painting *Due*

    Week 3

     

    Ceramic planning & construction: Pointillism Frames

    Week 4

     

    Ceramic construction: 

    Landscape Frames

    3rd Month:

    Week 1

    Ceramic construction: Landscape Frames

     

    Week 2

    Ceramic construction: Landscape Frames

    *Due for Bisque Fire*

    Week 3

    Landscape Study/ Colored Pencil Techiniques

    Week 4

    Landscape Study/ Colored Pencil Techiniques

    4th Month:

    Week 1

    Glaze ceramic work

    Week 2

    Glaze ceramic work

     

    Week 3

     Landscapes

     

    *Ceramic Work Due*

    Week 4

      

    5th Month:

    Week 1

     Landscapes

     

    Week 2

    Landscapes *Due* 

     

    Week 3

     

     

    End of Course

    Week 4

     

     

     


     
     
     
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