Students are introduced to the basic elements of art and principles of design through a hands on traditional visual art program. We will explore great artists and art movements through a variety of techniques and subject matters. Activities include an introduction to perception, observational and creative drawing skills with a focus on line and shape, value and texture as well as forms in space. Art history encounters include many contemporary artists, ancient cultural arts, the Group of Seven, Vincent Van Gogh and Pop Art.

Visual Arts

Students are introduced to the basic elements of art and principles of design through a hands on traditional visual art program. We will explore great artists and art movements through a variety of techniques and subject matters. Activities include an introduction to perception, observational and creative drawing skills with a focus on line and shape, value and texture as well as forms in space. Art history encounters include many contemporary artists, ancient cultural arts, the Group of Seven, Vincent Van Gogh and Pop Art.