Middle School 2D Art

Course Length:

One-semester course

Course Description: 

Do you like to draw, paint, or take pictures? Whatever medium you prefer, this course will teach you the design elements and principles needed to create a work of art and explore your artistic inspirations. You’ll also travel back in time to look at art in different cultures and learn about the art of critiquing. Let’s turn your creative dreams into reality!

Prerequisites:

None

Comprehensive Syllabus:  

Middle School 2D Art Public Syllabus

Required Materials:

    • A working computer with reliable access to the internet is required. 
    • Various sizes of white drawing paper
    • Various sizes of colored paper
    • Paintbrushes in varying sizes
    • Empty cans or jars to wash paintbrushes
    • Rules and/or protractor
    • Erasers
    • Scissors
    • Miscellaneous household objects to use for still life art
    • Digital camera, camera phone, or other type of camera

Paint: (at least two or more of the following)

    • Tempera Paint
    • Watercolor
    • Oil Paint
    • Acrylic Paint
    • Ink Wash

Drawing Tools: (at least two or more of the following)

    • Pastels
    • Markers
    • Crayons
    • Charcoal
    • Colored Pencil

Specific Technical/Software Requirements in Addition to General Requirements:

Please review the general original credit software requirements at http://mtda.link/techreq

Course Availability (subject to resource and teacher availability):

Spring: available

Lead Teacher:

, @montanadigitalacademy.org

PLEASE SEE YOUR LOCAL COUNSELOR TO REGISTER FOR MTDA COURSES

Montana Digital Academy
Phyllis J. Washington College of Education
The University of Montana
32 Campus Drive – Room 365
Missoula, Montana 59812
Phone: 406-203-1812
Fax: 406-203-1815

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