For now, use the drop down menu for directions and class examples! Student artwork is from Cabrillo High School, Mira Costa High School, and Vista High School. I will update throughout the so that projects appear on this page as well.
VHS Course Description
Art 1 is a two-semester foundational course which provides students the opportunity to hone artistic skills, knowledge of and facility with academic art vocabulary and develop language skills required for critical and insightful discourse. Art 1 integrates the Elements of the Art and the Principles of Design to the art- making processes of creation, presentation, responding and making connections.
Length of Course: 1 year
Grade Level: 9-12
Fulfills UC/CSU Requirements: Yes
Semester Periods of Credit: 5
Meets District Graduation Requirement: Arts "f"
We Love Donations!
Watercolor sets, 36 color pencil sets, oil pastels, chalk pastels, paper, paint, charcoal, rulers, graphite pencils, cardboard boxes, newspaper, and magazines!
Click on a picture to learn directions and see examples