Students taking Two-Dimensional Studio Art should have completed Art Foundations with a ‘C’ or better. This course is for the student interested in advancing their abilities and interests in the two-dimensional arts. Emphasis is placed on learning to draw and paint realistically with more sophisticated drawing and painting techniques, creating accurate renderings in pencil, pen and ink, pastels, printmaking, graphic design, mixed media, as well as acrylic paint. Students will also study the influences of many styles of art and famous artists throughout history. Students will continue the process of developing a portfolio to store their ideas and work and a visual journal.
Length: (1) Trimester
Grade Level: 10, 11, 12
Prerequisite: Art Foundations with a C or better
Cum Laude Points: 0