The Phonics of Art and Drawing levels I & II is a 30 week 1 ½ hour class where the students will learn to develop and improve the fundamental drawing principles that will enable them to draw anything! This progressive step-by-step course will provide a solid foundation for artistic expression. The topics include Shape, Shadow, Contour Line, Perspective, Color Theory, Portraiture, Composition, and Style (Impressionism & Expressionism) Uses charcoal, oil pastel, colored pencil, and watercolor.
Level II, III, and IV students will continue to work on these same principles of art and drawing with progressively challenging subjects and more expanded media used. They will use the additional tools of color pastels, water colored pencil and be introduced to acrylics. Higher levels will progress to sampling other areas of artistic expression with in the discipline of an artist. Students must complete the levels in order. If your child has been in other art classes and you would like me to evaluate which level they should join please let me know. I.
Parents please note this class is challenging. This is for the serious art student who is willing to work hard and complete difficult tasks to improve their art ability. I encourage parents of 4th grade students if you have any questions as to which art class would best benefit your student to call Megan at 901-848-8963 to find out more information about the best fit for your child or children.
Class Homework requirements: As needed to complete projects not finished in class
Grades: 4th & up
Class Fee: $350
Supply Fee: Level I II $87 Level III IV $97 (all materials included in this fee)
Tutor: Megan Powell