Students will learn the basics of acrylic painting and the elements of design and apply them as they go step by step to create their own piece of art inspired by a painting of their choosing. Through this process, students will gain the confidence to create the colors, shapes, and brushstrokes that are in their reference painting. Each step of the way students will find opportunities to explore and stretch their own artistic voice.
Each student will have completed an acrylic painting to take home.
- Students will be able to identify the basic elements of design and begin to apply them in their own work (line, shape, form, value, and color) These skills will also allow students to judge art critically.
- Students will learn how to create lines and apply different brushstrokes.
- Students will