Welcome to Painting 1

Course #: 6002      Prerequisite: None    Credit: .5      Grade Level: 9 - 12

Course Description:
This course is aimed to improve both painting and drawing skills and challenge students to explore with realistic and abstract styles. Students will have the opportunity to experiment with acrylics, watercolors, and a wide variety of painting techniques. They will learn how to stretch their individualism, build confidence in expressionism, and customize their style with color theory. Students will also make an online art portfolio of their work throughout the semester and express the meaning of their work through their website.

                                             Grading Breakdown

A   100-93%

C  76-73%

A-  92-90%

C-  72-70%

B+  89-87%

D+  69-66%

B  86-83%

D  65-60%

B-  82-80%

D-  Sufficient learning, but not 60%

C+ 79-77%

F  Insufficient learning and less than 60%



  • How do I contact you?

  • Will I get dirty?

    • You might. It would be a good idea to bring an art shirt or use an apron!

  • Is there extra credit?

    • No, unless I notify you of an opportunity that comes up throughout the semester. laugh