MS DRAWING & PAINTING
Welcome to Drawing and Painting! Ever wonder how you can grow your artistic abilities? In this course, students will be learning about different artists from around the world while planning, creating, and reflecting on their own art. Using the tools, tricks and techniques of professional artists, students will create people and objects that leap off the page. Students will use their MIPS provided sketchbook to put down ideas and impressions. We’ll be learning how to analyze, interpret and evaluate art. Best of all, students will create a sketchbook portfolio of work that demonstrates their own skill and growth as an artist.
MS DIGITAL ART
Welcome to Digital Art Class! Develop your digital art knowledge and skills! This course is an introduction to applications and platforms that allows students to explore a variety of creative digital art activities. These may include the creation of photographs, videos, graphic designs, and illustrations. Gain an understanding of what creates an eye-catching photo, learn how video game designers plan and develop work, and build a portfolio of digital images. Please note that 75 percent of assignments in this course will be created digitally (using a MIPS provided computer or iPad), while 25 percent of assignments will use a MIPS provided sketchbook to plan and document ideas.
HS DRAWING & PAINTING
Welcome to HS Drawing & Painting Class! This course provides an opportunity for students to expand on the drawing and painting concepts introduced in Middle School Drawing & Painting. Students are given more in depth projects, discover new techniques and processes to become more adept at drawing and painting. Students will create a sketchbook portfolio of work that demonstrates their increasing skill and growth as an artist.
HS DIGITAL ART
Welcome to HS Digital Art Class! This course provides an opportunity for students to expand on the digital art concepts introduced in Middle School Digital Art. Students are given more in depth projects to work on and will become more adept at utilizing software to create diverse graphic designs, animations, and illustrations . Students will create a portfolio of work that demonstrates their increasing skill and growth as an artist. Students will also be responsible for keeping a sketchbook with thumbnail drawings to document ideas.