Week 16, 11/27-12/1

Comp Art

VAHSVACU.1 Articulates ideas and universal themes from diverse cultures of the past and present.

VAHSVAPR.1 Uses formal qualities of art (elements and principles) to create unified composition and communicate meaning.

VAHSVAAR.1 Makes written and oral critiques of own works of art.

 

Monday- I will introduce students to art of the Baroque period. We will begin with paintings by Caravaggio.  Students will then continue to work on their multi-media project. Over the next couple of days, students will not only draw leaves and flowers using various materials on different papers but they will also take turns creating a print using gelli printing.

Tuesday- We will continue to talk about Baroque art by looking at sculptures by Bernini. Students will then continue to work on their multi-media project. Over the next couple of days, students will not only draw leaves and flowers using various materials on different papers but they will also take turns creating a print using gelli printing.

Wednesday-We will continue our discussion of Baroque art by looking at paintings by Rembrandt. Students will then work to complete their multi-media project. Students should have 8-10 drawings and prints that they will use to make a larger composition. Students will then complete a self-assessment and turn it in to be graded.

Thursday–We will begin to look at Impressionism-how it began and its key characteristics. Students will then work on a post assessment for the Davis Drawing Assessment (in lieu of a SLO test).  Students will draw their room from their memory. They should focus on showing depth on their picture plane.

Friday-We will continue to look at Impressionism by focusing on Manet. Students will then finish their Davis Drawing Assessment. We will also be going to the library for students to research and gather images to use for their final project which will involve making a composition of an animal of their choice.

 

 

 

 

Ceramics

VA:Ceram.1 Ceramic Technique: Planning
The learner will be able to uses preparatory sketches, plans, and produces hand-built and/or wheel-thrown ceramic works inspired by personal experience, social issues, observation of natural world, and research into selected cultures or ceramic artists.

VA:Ceram.2 Ceramic Techniques: Construction
The learner will be able to demonstrates proficiency in techniques, such as wedging, pinching, molding, scoring, and joining.

VA:Ceram.3 Ceramic Technique: Clay Management
The learner will be able to demonstrate techniques of pottery formation such as pinch, coil, slab, molding, combination, and wheel-throwing.

VA:Ceram.4 Ceramic Techniques: Glazing
The learner will be able to apply glazing techniques, such as brushing, dipping, pouring, wax resist, and stencil.

VA:Ceram.17 Criticism
The learner will be able to critique ceramic artworks using the processes of description, analysis, interpretation, and judgment based on evidence observed in artworks.

VA:Ceram.18 Self-Evaluation
The learner will be able to evaluate, based on predetermined criteria, own performance and progress on skills and written and visual products.

Monday-We will be in the computer lab researching for our final project. Students will select an ancient clay artifact as inspiration for their final project. Later students will write a short research paper on the culture. Students will sketch an idea for their project and have it approved before they begin.

Tuesday- Students will begin using a hand building technique of their choice for their final project.

Wednesday-Friday-Students will continue to work on their final project. Friday we will also have a critique of their Functional Yet Beautiful piece.

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