Student Links:

Art II Sketchbook Check #1: (Week 8: October 9-13 Midterm)

    1. Exquisite Form In-Class Practice Drawing
    2. Value Scale
    3. Shading Techniques: Hatching, Cross Hatching, Stippling
    4. In-Class Figure Drawings
    5. Gustav Klimt Figure
    6. International Festival Sketch
    7. Shape vs. Form
    8. Still Life Drawing
    9. Imaginative Drawing
    10. Country Peddlar Advertisement Sketch

Art II Final Sketchbook Check #2: (Week 17: Final)

Art II Course Syllabus:
Course Description: This y course provides students with a continued development of skills and creativity. We will work with a variety of materials, stressing the Elements of Art and Principles of Design. By the end of this course, students should have an understanding of their interested concentration area.

Classroom Expectations:
Be Respectful: Respect the art room and materials, as well as classmates & their artwork. Be considerate with your words and actions.
Be Responsible: Complete projects and turn in on time. Keep up with your artwork. Handle materials responsibly. Clean up your tables every day.
Be Creative: Step out of your comfort zone and try something new. You will be surprised what you can learn when you have an open mind. Be yourself, and have fun!

Classroom Procedures:
Beginning of Class: Students are to have their sketchbooks at the start of class every day! Each week there will be at least one sketchbook assignment. This will take place as a bell ringer. On days with no bell ringer, students are responsible for getting out their work.
Work Time: This is the only time phones are permitted. Students can use headphones and listen to music while working. Students are responsible for getting out artwork from bins & materials needed.
End of Class: Students responsibilities include putting away artwork and materials, then cleaning the table space & themselves last.

Grading: The overall Art 1 grade is based on the following key concepts:
Projects: 50%: Our goal is for students to create a finished project every 1-2 weeks of the course using a different technique, material, art style, or artist inspiration. Projects are graded with a 100 point rubric which includes a student self-assessment.
Participation: 25%: Students receive a grade each week for their participation. This includes classroom behavior, respect, using materials responsibly, and clean-up.
In-Class Work: 25%: Students will receive two sketchbook grades per semester, which consist of weekly bell-ringers. In-Class work includes practice work, worksheets, quizzes, and tests.

Required Materials:
1. Sketchbook
2. Pencil & Eraser
3. Black Sharpie (Normal & Fine Tip)
4. Paint Set (Your Choice)
5. Disinfectant Wipes (Bleach-Free due to Student Allergies)
Click Here to Download a PDF of Full Art II Course Syllabus