KMS 7th/8th Grade ART 1

 

 

Media

Students should expect to use the following media and tools throughout the course. Students will get multiple opportunities to use a medium (for example: tech sheet, sketchbook assignment, or finished products)

Drawing media ( pencils, charcoal, colored pencils, pen and ink, markers)

Paint

brush

palette

type of paint

watercolor

Tempera

Clay

finishing a clay piece to completion

kiln

bisque

stages of a clay piece

 

Terminology, Techniques and Skills

Demonstration and understanding of the terminology,techniques, and skills will be reflected in students finished artworks.

The Elements of Art

Line

Real and Implied

Contour

Shape

Organic and Geometric

Form

Basic Form Names (cube, cylinder, sphere…)

How to translate shape into form

Texture

Real and Implied

Space

overlapping

size related to distance

Positive/ Negative

Value

Value Scale

Gradation

Color

Color schemes

Warm/ Cool

Monochromatic

Primary/ Secondary/ Tertiary

Neutral

Analogous

Color triad

Complement

Linear perspective

one and two point

sighting: proportion

2-D terms

picture plane

 

Art History, Historical Cultural Context, Career/ Vocational Opportunities in the Arts

Art History and Historical Cultural Context may be addressed as well as Career vocational opportunities in the arts. 

Critique/ Evaluation of a work of art

Resources as to where to find art

Resources to careers in art

Understanding of art style(s)