Art I is a one semester course offered to both 7th and 8th graders. Many of the basic design principles are covered in this class.
For example, students will learn to draw using the four basic forms.
The following are many other techniques and concepts that students will learn about in Art I:
1. Perspective: Horizon Line, vanishing point, overlap, various depth cues.
2. Cube, Cone, Cylinder, Sphere, shading, highlights, shadow and texture
3. Color Theory: Primary, Secondary, Tertiary, complimentary, analogous, warm and cool colors