Students will investigate the Elements of Art and the Principles of Design, using both 2 & 3-Dimensional solutions to design problems. Emphasis will be placed on hands-on problem solving, aesthetics and reflection. Technical Proficiency: Identify fundamentals and develop muscle memory/automatically through practice.

Student will problem-solve while creating Art & Design projects based on the Fine Arts National Standards defined by the 4 following categories:

  • ·         Artistic Process: Creating: Conceiving and developing new artistic ideas and work.
  • ·         Artistic Process: Presenting: Interpreting and sharing artistic work.
  • ·         Artistic Process: Responding: Understanding and evaluating how the arts convey meaning.
  • ·         Artistic Process: Connecting: Relating artistic ideas/ work with personal meaning and external context.