Art Studio for Teens – Fall 2017
Ages 12-14 • 8 weeks, dates TBA – Call us for more info.
A fun class to nuture a love of art, with an emphasis on building artistic skills. Projects may include still life, self-portraits, perspective and use various media including pencil (graphite and colored), charcoal, acrylic paint, and printmaking. Curriculum may vary based on students’ interests.
This course can help prep students for Art Acceleration (AP Art) in the Middle School (Criteria from Port Washington School District.) Instructor will guide and prepare students who will be submitting a portfolio to their school for the AP art program – including four (4) pieces of art work, only one (1) of which may have been created in Weber (School) art classes. The criteria used for the portfolio evaluation is based on a rubric, which rates students’ work on the following:
1. observational skills
2. control of media
4. creativity and imagination
In addition to the portfolio, instructor will prepare students for in an in-school qualifying art examination
Instructor: Kristine Rivera