News in Visual Art

       Please watch your newletter for information on our Spring arts display.  We could use some parent volunteers to help display the wonderful artwork our students are creating and framing this year.   To volunteer, please contact our parent liason office and ask to volunteer with art displays for the K-4 elementary art show.  THANKS for your help!

 

This year Kindergarten through 3rd grade students come to art once each quarter for 11 days.

First quarter rotation for K - 3 grades VISUAL ARTS:

  • KINDERGARTEN students study LINE and shape through drawing painting and sculpting.
  • FIRST GRADE students study LINE and SHAPE through drawing, painting and scultpting.
  • SECOND GRADE students study geometric shapes in art through drawing animals, and creating a geometric animal collage. Students also study watercolor technique through painting a landscape with horizon line. 
  • THIRD GRADE students create a self-portrait with correct placement and proportion and design a frame for thier portrait.

4th GRADE students will continue their current 2 month Visual ARTS rotation once during the school year.

       Students will create thier self-portrait, study color, value, and line through drawing, and painting. They will study space through creation of a 1 - point perspective drawing  and other drawing projects. They will study form through creation of a coil ceramic cotainer,