Art 10 - Mondays & Wednesdays
missraquel@lapazschool.org

25/Jun/Wed
Soap Craving
Every student must bring 2 bars of soap to class in order to complete this assignment.

23/Jun/Mon
Finish Start to Finish assignment/Soap Craving
Please bring 2 bars of soap for craving!

18/Jun/Wed
Finish from "From Start to Finish" assignment
Homework: Bring 2 bars of soap for craving

16/Jun/Mon
Continue with Pop Art Project
Finished students will begin "From Start to Finish" assignment


11/Jun/Wed

No class. Earth University

9/Jun/Mon
No class. Earth University

4/Jun/Wed
Continue with Pop Art Project

2/Jun/Mon
No School

28//May/Wed
Begin Pop Art (Color Tone & Shades)

26/May/Mon
Complete Assignment 1: Repetition with Variation or "Before & After"
Completed students will move on to Pop Art (Color Tone & Shades) Portrait

21/May/Wed
Presentation: Pop Art (Color Tone & Shades) Portrait
Assignment 1: Repetition with Variation or "Before & After"


19/May/Mon
Assignment 1: Repetition with Variation or "Before & After"

14/May/Wed
Presentation: Drawing Series
Assignment 1: Repetition with Variation


12/May/Mon
Final class to complete the Mondrain design/object

7/May/Wed
Presentation: Piet Mondrain
Assignment: Object with Mondrain design
Kandinsky Music Picture DUE

5/May/Mon
Presentation: William Kandinsky
Assignment 2: Music Exercises
Homework: Similar to the music exercises done in class, pick a song of your choice to draw a picture. On the back of the sheet, include the title of the song and a short description.



30/Apr/Wed
Finish Stella design, due end of class
Assist with Ruta La Paz trophies

28/Apr/Mon
Presentation: Color Wheel
Stella style design due

23/Apr/Wed
Presentation: Frank Stella
Assignment 1: Stella style design


21/Apr/Mon
Introduction to Line Drawing
1) blind contour
2) gesture
3) continous line
4) contour
5) cross contour
6) planar analysis

3/Jan/Monday
Class: Research, design and sketch table ideas
Packet: Ping Pong
Class sub by Adam/Teacher in San Jose IB Field Trip

29/Jan/Wednesday
Class: Critique Assignment (drawing), write reflection paper and intro to new project
Presentation: Ping Pong Table


27/Jan/Monday
Class: Finish drawing (symmetrical, asymmetrical and racial)

22/Jan/Wednesday
Class: Work on drawing (symmetrical, asymmetrical and racial)

20/Jan/Monday
Class: Transfer photograph images to paper

15/Jan/Wednesday
Class: Finish creating the 3 artworks, photograph and begin drawing to paper
Presentation: Environmental Art


13/Jan/Monday
Project #1: Land Art
Exercise: Balance in Nature, create 3 artworks using symmetrical, asymmetrical and racial


8/Jan/Wednesday
Project #1: Land Art
Class: Material exploration (Field) and research


Spring 2014

27/Nov
Project #3: Exploring Origin and Identity CLASS CRITIQUE

20/Nov
Assignment: Project #3
Class Focus: Final Portrait

13/Nov
Assignment: Project #3
Artist Presentation:
Class Focus: Final Portrait

6/Nov
Assignment: Project #3
Class Focus: "Who I am" worksheet, Spider Drawing and Mapping Myself
Homework: Proposal Handout and prepare for your Final Portrait

30/Oct
Presentation: Project #3: Exploring Origin and Identity
Materials Needed: Photograph of yourself, family, etc. and magazine/newspaper cutouts of your interests/objects that describe you.
Reflection Paper for Project #3 DUE

23/Oct
Project #2: Sustainability CLASS CRITIQUE
Homework: Reflection Paper for Project #2
Email project photo to Miss Raquel (missraquel@lapazschool.org)
Photograph of yourself, family, etc.
Magazine/Newspaper cutouts of your interests or objects that describe you



16/Oct
Early Dismissal
SKETCHBOOK REVIEW
Artist Presentation: Sarah Sze
Video: http://sites.asiasociety.org/sarahsze/


9/Oct
Assignment: Project #2
Class: Course syllabus and rubrics

2/Oct
Assignment: Project #2
Project #1: Reflective Essay DUE

25/Sep
Assignment: Grid Drawing CLASS CRITIQUE
Artist Presentation: Nobels and Webster
Homework: Project #1: Reflective Essay (1 page)

18/Sep_School Event: Open House @ 6pm
Assignment: Grid Drawing
Presentation: Project #2: Sustainability


11/Sep
Assignment: Grid Drawing
Presentation: Elements of Design
Materials: Sketchbook, image, ruler and pencils
Homework: Finish Project #1 for class critique


4/Sep
Assignment: Grid Drawing
Presentation: Grid Drawing
Materials: Sketchbook, image, ruler and pencils
Artist Example: Chuck Close