Art 1: Lesson Plans

Week 1: Welcome To Art: How can we cultivate community? 

Sketchbook Challenge #1: Build a sketchbook…………..10 pts.


Week 2: What Inspires you? What inspires me?

Sketchbook Challenge #2:  Practice Outside Art and Study Professional Artist Andy Goldsworthy…………………………………………………………….10 pts.

Week 3: How do lines inspire my Art?

Sketchbook Challenge #3: Practice drawing a variety of lines. Contour, wavy, broken, zig zag, thick, thin….Create a page labeled Lines to demontrate 10 different lines.

  • Practice using mannequins and models for drawing lines.
  • Watch Line Video Clip
  • Learn about the element of Art: Line
  • Practice creating lines with different media.

Week 4: Artists Habit of Mind: Develop Craft

  • Watch Develop Craft Clip
  • Practice Developing Craft with drawing, ink and paint

Week 5: How does shape inspire my Art?

Sketchbook Challenge #4: Set up a still life and create the shapes that you see.

  • Look at shapes in different objects
  • Learn to set up a still life
  • Watch Shape video
  • Practice creating shapes with templates and tools

Week 6-10 Creative Project #1: Create a Triptych

Create a Triptych: Use open studios to create a 3 pieces of artwork designed to be displayed together. Due: October 31……………………………30  points

Video Examples:

Workshop of Campin: Annunciation Triptych

Flemish: Van Elst 

The Art And the Artist: The Cow

Week 11: Display Week

Finish up loose ends on projects

Work together to create a 2-D triptych display.

Show video: Express

Week 12: Begin 3 Dimensional Studies

Introduction to  3-D form. Watch the video: Form

Watch Sculpture Artist: Elisabeth Higgins OConner

Practice creating 3 Dimensional Sculptures with 3D building Studio, Modeling Clay, Sculpture and Collage Studios

 

Sculpture Tutorials

Clay Head