Fall 2019 Art Calendar

  • For two weeks, students willl learn about African Art and artists. The first week will be an essential time for students to learn the procedures of the classroom.

     

    Week 1: Introduction to the Art Room

    • Day 1: Introduction to the Classroom Rules and Expectations
    • Day 2: Name Drawings
    • Day 3: Portfolio Decoration
    • Day 4: Portfolio Decoration/Material Experimentation
    • Day 5: Material Experimentation Cont'd

     

    Week 2: Pattern and African Batik

    • Day 1: Introduction to the Lesson: Discussion about Pattern and Brief Exercise with Patterns
    • Day 2: Patterns and Batik
    • Day 3: Watercolor Resist
    • Day 4: Watercolor Resists Cont'd
    • Day 5: Tying Loose Ends 

     

    Week 3: Alma Woodsey Thomas-Paper Mosaics

    • Day 1: Intro to Mosaics/Alma Woodsey Thomas
    • Day 2: Planning the Project: Students will map out their paper mosaics onto a sheet of paper.
    • Day 3: Gluing down Paper Pieces
    • Day 4: Gluing down Paper Pieces Cont'd
    • Day 5: Tying Loose Ends