7th Grade Art Essentials

  • Units at a Glance:

    • ThankYouX inspired Cube Drawing
    • Cubism Container: Slab Construction
    • #CleartheShelter: Portrait inspired by Impressionism
    • Sculptural Unit

     

  • 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.