Visual Arts

P1030045

MIDDLE SCHOOL PROGRAM

Students in 6th & 7th Grade meet for one quarter and study Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Graphic Design, & Architecture. Students in the 8th Grade meet for one semester and study Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Graphic Design, & Architecture. As their final project, they incorporate all that they have learned and Design their Ideal City. The students present their city in the Rite of Passage Ceremony at the end of the year.

UPPER SCHOOL PROGRAM

Students in the Upper School, after completing an introductory course, can select from over twenty different visual art courses. During one block there might be two students doing Architecture, one Student doing Photography, three students Painting, four students Drawing, two students Sculpting and two Students doing Fashion Design. The students work towards mastery in the same four areas: technique, subject matter, composition, and presentation. Art history is integrated with studio time throughout the various courses to provide the students with an understanding of art.

CURRENTLY 23 DIFFERENT UPPER SCHOOL COURSES

Acrylics

Applied Art History

Architecture

Cartooning

Color Pencils

Drawing

Fashion Design

Fiber

Glass

Graphic Design

House Design

Ink

Interior Design

Jewelry

Landscape Design

 

Leather

Painting

Pencil

Photography

Portfolio

Sculpture

Senior Art

Watercolors