Art 1 / 2D Design

  • From the Curriculum Guide

    Learn to draw, paint, and create! This course exposes students to a variety of two-dimensional art including: drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, books arts and more. Students will learn to use a variety of materials such as charcoal, pastel, watercolor, and acrylic paint. This introductory level course is recommended for all students and is the prerequisite for all other 2D fine art courses.


    In this course, students will:

    • Create two-dimensional works of art
    • Incorporate an understanding of the elements and principles of art
    • Demonstrate an awareness of visual communication
    • Relate artistic ideas with societal, cultural, and historical context to deepen understanding of creative expression
    • Give and receive constructive criticism appropriately