7th & 8th grade students learned about details of the art element: line. They then created their name utilizing the five different lines and different line quality. Students learned about contour line, then practiced by creating a blind contour line drawing of their hand, and then a contour line drawing of their hand. After that, students created a contour line drawing of a shoe/boot. Students learned about the history of an Ugly Jug/Face Mug and are currently creating/glazing their own Ugly Jug. Students also learned about the art element: Color and color schemes. Students were required to mix all the colors of the color wheel by using only the primary (painting primary) colors.
9th Grade Art History students learned about black figure and red figure greek amphora vases. They created a drawing of an amphora vase, then created the amphora vase in paper mache. Students are learning about Egyptians and their art. Students have created a scratchboard piece of art of an Egyptian pharaoh or god.