Learning
Art – Mixed Media and Print Making

This unit focuses on the areas of Observational Drawing, exploring and creating a functional art piece and Print Making using Dry-Point Etching methods.

Art History focuses on the study of the Impressionists, including the analysis of a number of their works of Art.

Areas of Study

Drawing Folio

 

Rendering Techniques
Use of variety of mediums
Observations and drawing skills
Line/tone colour
Composition to finished drawing
Folio Development

Functional Art
piece
Design to fulfil purpose
Problem solving
Use of appropriate resources
Use of equipment
Assembly/finish
Folio Development
Printmaking Research for image
Knowledge of techniques
Proof printing; adjusting image quality
Final print
Folio Development
Art History Surrealism
Understanding aims and themes of styles
Ability to respond to an artwork using appropriate language – art
Elements and Principles

 

Curriculum Strands

  • Explore and express ideas
  • Visual Art practices
  • Present and perform
  • Respond and interpret

Assessment 

  • Drawing Folio
  • Functional Art Piece
  • Practical Examination
  • Semester Examination