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What is art?
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the elements & principles
that make it all work!!!
Good design is…
Learning the elements of art. http://glittersweatshop.typepad.com/sassy_feet_blog/cowboy-boots/
Learning drawing techniques better art.
Learning Pen and Ink Techniques better art.
Learning Color Theory and Color Mixing better art.
Learning about a few of the famous Western Artists, & their contribution to art methods.
Learning to create original works of art contribution to art methods.
What will I need to bring to this class? contribution to art methods.
Pencil - needed for daily sketchbook assignments
Class fee - $20.00 will cover shared supplies and sketchbook
Can I buy my own supplies if I don’t contribution to art methods.
want to use the old classroom brushes?
You can bring your own supplies
from home or purchase them from
an art supply store.
Suggested items are listed on the disclosure statement.
Be sure to label supplies
if you bring your own.
Set of 24 - $15.00
Set of 72 - $40.00
½ the price of retail
Pay the book keeper then bring the
receipt to Mrs. Karras and she
will give you the set you paid for.
When should I bring the things contribution to art methods.
needed for this class?
$20.00 Fee - ASAP - If you are having a problem with
the fee, please talk to Mrs. Karras
to work something out.
Sketchbook and Pencil - Every Day starting next class time
What will I be graded on in this class? contribution to art methods.
Daily Sketchbook Assignments - 15%
Daily Work Points – 15 %
Projects, drawings & worksheets 65%
Why do I need a Sketchbook? contribution to art methods.
You will be doing a daily sketchbook assignment which will be given at the beginning of class each day.
Sketchbooks will be graded at mid-terms & end of term,
most are worth 10 points each day.
Sketchbook assignments must be IN a
sketchbook in order to be graded.
They also need to be in order by date.
They will be graded on completion, neatness and following directions
If you do a SUPREME job on sketches you could receive extra credit.
Do I need to be the best artist to get an A? contribution to art methods.
No- you just need to come every day, complete all the projects, assignments, and sketchbooks - doing your personal best work.
If you do all of the above – your artistic skills WILL improve and I will be
happy to give you the A you deserve.
(there are a few opportunities for extra credit too)
Am I allowed to turn in late work in this class? contribution to art methods.
Yes contribution to art methods.
Most assignments and projects will have a due–date and work won’t be graded until a few days after the due-date. After the project due-date, there will not be in class time to work on projects.
After work has been graded you will lose credit for turning in work late – 5% per A-day.
You may rework any project that was handed in on time, if you were here working on it during class & gave it your best effort before the due date.
No seating chart. Be comfortable, be good. Sit by someone who inspires your best, please!
No unsafe behavior.
Attendance credit Makeup: Mr. Pollard approves it first.
Am I allowed to talk during this class? who inspires your best, please!
Absolutely - Quietly and Appropriately
-…..During work time!
However- NOT during instruction.
Am I allowed to get out of my seat during class? who inspires your best, please!
Yes – there are times when you will need to get supplies, sharpen pencils, etc.
However - It is considered rude and inconsiderate to me and other students in the class to get up and sharpen a pencil, ask for the hall pass or any other sort of disruption, while I’m giving instruction or any other person is giving a presentation or demonstration.
Try to remember your good manners
You will be disrupting another
class and you will be marked
What are the Hall Pass Rules nearby?
If you do, it will be
taken from you and
given to administration.
You could be suspended
for having a cell phone
in any part of the school
No – Against School Policy
Yes – within reason – remember this is an art
class and food has the potential to ruin artwork.
You can bring a small snack and a drink in a bottle with
A screw on lid.
And Now nearby?
A few items of interest
It is a student organization called a CTSO (like a club)
ANYONE Taking any Skilled and Technical Class is eligible to join.
Extra credit will be given in Mrs. Montierth’s class for joining. (Cost $20.00)
Mrs. Montierth, Mr. Paskett, Mrs. Sagers and Mr. Ellertson are advisors
They have monthly activities, service projects and Local, Regional, State and
National competitions that you can compete in. It’s a great way to make
new friends and get involved.
There are competitions which demonstrate career skills as well as
competitions which demonstrate leadership skills.
More Information available
from any advisor.
Did you know….. nearby?
that you can letter in Art?
You can get the forms from any art teacher.
You need to maintain good grades in your art classes
You need to have taken at least three semester art classes
You need to enter shows and get an award
You need to have good attendance in all classes
Keep this in mind throughout the year
And work towards it.
What should I be working on nearby?
if I am interested in being the
Fremont High Visual Art
First and Foremost – Your art! All applicants will have to
display their best work. (any media is accepted)
You will also need to - keep up your grades in ALL classes
have good citizenship in ALL classes
take the ACT
show evidence of leadership
show evidence of community service
do well in the interview process - work on your
knowledge of art concepts and art history
enter art shows and win awards
meet all application deadlines
What art shows nearby?
Can I enter?
Fremont High’s Annual Art Show
Springville All State High School Art Show
Weber State’s Northern Utah High School Art Show
Weber District Art Show
Ogden’s Festival of the Arts High School Art Show
Weber County Fair
Utah State Fair
Are there any art nearby?
Do you have any other nearby?
Draw the view of your house from across the street. Do the best you can. First draw the basic shapes, then add in as many details as you can. Hand this in as you leave class today.