23/Jun/Mon
Soap Carving
Please bring 2 bars of soap to class!

17/Jun/Tues
No class - Monteverde Field Trip with Miss Colleen Bear!

16/Jun/Mon
No class - Monteverde Field Trip with Miss Colleen Bear!

10/Jun/Tues
Continue with Start to Finish

9/Jun/Mon
Assignment: From the Start to Finish
Pair up, brainstorm and create a 4 piece sequence of an object or action of your choice!


Homework: To get ready for our next project. Please bring 2 bars of soap to class tomorrow!!

3/Jun/Tues
Oil Pastel Nature Drawing in Paper Mache Cardboard Canvas

2/June/Mon
No School

27/May/Tues
Assignment: Newspaper Art


26/May/Mon
Continue with drawing assignment: 1 Object, 9 Views

20/May/Mon
Assignment: 1 Object, 9 Views


19/May/Mon
Presentation: Wassily Kandinsky
Class: Music Exercises


13/May/Tue
Assignment: Cartoon on Object

12/May/Mon
Presentation: Keith Haring
Assignment: Cartoon Cut-Outs
Homework: Bring an object from home (basketball, bottle, shoe, box, etc.) to paint a Keith Haring style figure on



6/May/Tues
Class: Complete contour hand drawing
Work on fruit props for the upcoming Papaya con Leche Fashion Show

5/May/Mon
Class: Work on expressive contour hand drawing

29/Apr/Tues
Class: work and complete on expressive contour hand drawing
Assist with Ruta La Paz tropies (paper-mache)

28/Apr/Mon
Introduction to Line
Exercises include: blind contour, gesture, continous line, contour, cross contour, etc.
Assignment: expressive contour hand drawing

22/Apr/Tues
Continue with Food portrait with texture

21/Apr/Mon
Introduction to Texture
Exercise 1: texture rubbings
Exercise 2: drawing texture
Exercise 3: food Portrait with texture

Third Trimester

6th Art - Mondays
missraquel@lapazschool.org

2/Dec
Assignment: Project 3 CLASS CRITIQUE and REFLECTION PAPER

25/Nov
Assignment: Project #3
Artist Presentation: Kerry Marshall/Kara Walker
SKETCHBOOK CHECK

18/Nov
Assignment: Project #3

11/Nov
Assignment: Project #3
Artist Presentation: Maya Lin
SKETCHBOOK CHECK

4/Nov
Assignment: Project #2 CLASS CRITIQUE and REFLECTION PAPER
Presentation: Project #3: Exploring Origin and Identity


28/Oct
Assignment: Project 2
Artist Presentation: Nobels and Webster

21/Oct
No School

14/Oct
Assignment: Project 2
SKETCHBOOK CHECK

7/Oct
Project #2
Handouts: Course syllabus and project calendar



30/Sep
Assignment: Project #2 - Working with Nature
Class: Group formation, project ideas and material collection.
Materials: Sketchbook, pencils and ideas for a project

23/Sep
Assignment: Gird Drawing
Presentation: Andy Goldsworthy
Materials: Sketchbook, image, ruler and pencils


16/Sep
No School

9/Sep
Assignment: Project#1: Grid Drawing
Presentation: Elements of Design
Artist Example: Chuck Close
Materials: Sketchbook, Ruler and Pencils

Elements of Design.pdf
Elements of Design.pdf


2/Sep
First day of School
Advisory Meeting