Art 8: Units of Study

  • Unit 1:  Perspective

    Students will learn about the following concepts:

    • element of art: space
    • illusion of depth
    • element of art: shape
    • element of art: form
    • one point perspective
    • two point perspective
    • terminology
    • oil pastel techniques

     

    Unit 2:  3D Ceramics

    Students will learn about the following concepts:

    • element of art: space
    • ceramic terminology
    • sculpture/ceramic techniques
    • 3D sculpture

     

    Unit 3: Watercolor Painting

    Students will learn about the following concepts:

    • principle of art: rhythm
    • principle of art: emphasis
    • principle of art: contrast
    • watercolor painting techniques: pre-wet, wash, graded wash, glazing, blending, salting, wet on dry, blooming, lifting out, scraping/scratching, dry-brush, flick strokes, reserving the white