Hello All! I am so happy you are thinking about joining me in this art journey. In this course, we will dive into the fundamentals of art all while learning different artists, artist techniques, and a variety of mediums. I have created this course for friends and families that are interested in broadening their art experience. There are so many wonderful wonders in art. I made it my goal to create a course suitable for all types of learners of all ages. I hope you will join me in this spectacular world of art and I look forward to seeing you in class!
This course includes:
- 36 videos
- Informational Documents on artists and artist techniques
- Worksheets and practice sheets
- One quiz per section
- Six answer keys
Each lesson will have an "I Can" statement, which is a goal your student should strive to achieve at the end of the project.
The "I Can" statements for this course are:
"I can master the basic artist techniques in drawing, painting, mixed media, fiber design, printmaking, and sculpture"
" I can master the ability to identify relationships between my artwork and the artwork/artist I have learned about."
"I can comprehend and identify different artists and their techniques/styles."
"I can explore my creativity to develop my own artistic technique."
This course is designed for students K-3rd grade, however it is fun and educational for all elementary aged children.
Material list, which will be uploaded as a lesson in this course.
The willingness to be creative and have an open mind.
Most of these assignments were designed to be completed in multiple sessions. Art happens in stages. Please allow yourself the time to create your artwork.
Section 1: Drawing
- Silly Line People
- Piet Mondrian Overlapping Shapes
- Pattern Owls
- Todd Parr Self Portraits
- Paul Klee City Scapes
- Geometric Robots
- Section 1 Assessment located in this lesson
Section 2: Painting
- Color Theory
- Diffusion Painting
- Bubble Painting
- Resist Painting
- Salvador Dali Birds
- Alma Thomas Color Field Painting
- Section 2 Assessment located in this lesson
Section 3: Mixed Media
- Salt Painting
- Yayoi Kusama Pumkins
- Value Cones
- Jug Lantern
- Tissue Paper Stained Glass
- Monet Lilies
- Section 3 Assessment located in this lesson
Section 4: Fiber Design and Printmaking
- Batik Cotton Bag
- Leaf Printmaking
- Styrofoam Block Printing
- Tie Dye Fiber Design
- Section 4 Assessment located in this lesson
Section 5: Sculpture and Pottery
- Calder Rainbow Mobile
- Line Sculpture
- Coil Pot
- Yarn Baskets
- Wayne Thiebaud Lollipops
- Nature Print Pendants
- Section 5 Assessment located in this lesson
Section 6: Art Elements
- Section 6 Assessment located in this lesson