Art Units of Study
What will you learn?
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New to class? All the information you need to start is here.  This page is password protected.  Ask Mrs. Scarff for access.  

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Visual journals are personal works of art where you explore a theme and a variety of mediums.

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Learn the basics of Adobe Photoshop in order to create fantastical worlds from your imagination.

Unit 6: Digital Collages

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Learn how to take amazing photographs of waterdrops by controlling shutter speed, focus, and lighting.

Unit 9: Waterdrop Photography

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Apply the elements of art and principles of design to images of details that most people would miss.  

Unit 12: Macro Photography

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We will discuss how art requires a growth mindset and a willingness to make mistakes in order to learn.

Unit 1: Becoming an Artist

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Mandalas are a form of meditation, and they can be made with different mediums.  Try this ancient artform!

Unit 4: Mandalas

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You will earn how to set up a studio anywhere and how to create amazing images with basic lighting

Unit 7: Studio Photography

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Experiment shooting in the dark and creating ethereal images that capture movement and light.

Unit 10: Light Painting

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The elements of art are the building blocks of all good art, learn how to use them!

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Develop your pencil drawing skills as we practice realistic portrait drawing.

Unit 5: Drawing Portraits

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You will imitate the masters of Hollywood glamour photography of the 1940s to create incredible portraits.

Unit 8: Hollywood Portraiture

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Learn the art of seeing by creating your own photographic alphabet.

Unit 11: A-Z Photography