Art I (Period 8)

Course Description

Art I is the foundation course for all other Art Classes. This entry-level art course allows students to explore the art elements for line, shape, value, texture, color, form and space while applying the principles of art to develop and create original artworks using a variety of art media. Students will analyze, interpret, and evaluate their own artwork as well as those of well-known artists comparing the different styles and techniques used throughout the various periods of art history. This introductory art course is designed for students to experiment with a wide variety of media and skills while providing an overview of the conceptual relationship of art to other subject areas.