Art 1 is an introductory class designed to give students a background for both understanding and producing quality visual art. This class follows a rigorous, comprehensive curriculum, as mandated by the Nevada Department of Education Standards for visual arts. Creative thinking and problem solving are an integral part of the curriculum. Drawing, elements and principles of design, color theory, painting and multi-media may be explored. Technical skills will be refined by working from observation, judging proportion using sighting and referencing. Artwork will incorporate basic composition and perspective.
In Art 2 Painting, portraiture, printmaking and sculptural materials and techniques will be explored with a continued emphasis on the Elements and Principles of Design.