7th Grade Art

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Armature Monsters

posted Dec 4, 2016, 4:27 PM by EC Jennifer Burke

7th grade students are creating monster sculptures with emphasis on Armature design. Students will be applying color, balance, texture, pattern, shape and form. Students will be applying paper mache combined with multi media. We are so excited to see these monster's personality come alive!

Due Date: January ... date is pending. 


WELCOME NEW 7th GRADE STUDENTS

posted Sep 16, 2016, 8:08 AM by EC Jennifer Burke

7th grade students are currently studying Surrealism. Students are applying the elements and principles of design, and incorporating their ideas into a Surrealist dream scape.

Picasso Cubist Painting

posted Mar 13, 2016, 10:35 PM by EC Jennifer Burke

Picasso Paintings due on: Thursday, March 17, 2016
Picasso Post assessment will be on: Wednesday, March 16, 2016 PLEASE STUDY or ask for notes

Sharpies needed on Tuesday 3/15 Ultra fine or thin

Bugs begin on Thursday!

Pablo Picasso

posted Feb 29, 2016, 9:08 AM by EC Jennifer Burke

7th grade students are studying the life and art periods inspired by Spanish artist, Pablo Picasso.
Students are currently drawing their model/friend in the Cubist style. Students are also studying monochromatic color theory. Artists will be applying either red or blue monochromatic colors into their painting compositions.

PROJECT DUE DATE: Tuesday, March 7, 2016

Clay Story Book Characters

posted Jan 18, 2016, 9:05 PM by EC Jennifer Burke

7th grade art students will identifying and analyzing clay terms and techniques. Students will create a sculpture of their favorite story book character. Example: Thomas the Train Engine, Winnie the Poop and Green Eggs and Ham.
Students need to have a visual, either a book with illustrations, or a printed image from their favorite childhood storybook.

Images are DUE: 1/19 
PLEASE have your book or visual so you will able to move forward on this project. You can come in before school, lunch or after school to print a visual.

Armature Design

posted Dec 13, 2015, 8:14 PM by EC Jennifer Burke

7th grade students are currently busy creating their monster armature. I am so proud of their hard work, critical thinking and innovation applied into their amazing sculptures. I am so PROUD!

PROJECT DUE: 1/14/2016

Joseph Cornell Identity Boxes

posted Nov 15, 2015, 4:46 PM by EC Jennifer Burke

Students are currently working on identity boxes inspired by Surrealist artist, Joseph Cornell. Students are applying a Surrealist flair of juxtaposition into their artwork, producing a creative and unique statement of themselves.

Project DUE: 11/20

Surrealist Self Portrait Due Date

posted Oct 19, 2015, 6:12 PM by EC Jennifer Burke

Dear Surrealist artists, thank you for persevering, problem-solving and applying critical thinking skills into your unique artwork. 
ARTWORK DUE:  Friday, 10/30/15 

NOTE: PLEASE KEEP A SHOE BOX … you will need one soon. :)

Face Drawings

posted Sep 20, 2015, 2:05 PM by EC Jennifer Burke

REMEMBER to have 6 or more unique and interesting visuals that you know that you can draw.
DUE: 9/21

You will be taking your final color pencil post assessment on 9/21.
We will be studying the face and features this week.

Assessment on 9/11 Bring 2 Artist Visuals

posted Sep 9, 2015, 11:50 AM by EC Jennifer Burke

Students have been studying objective and non objective art, value, layering /blending color pencil, with techniques applied into two studies.
Students will be taking an assessment on 9/11. Student should be able to identify 2 artists. (objective/non-objective artists)

One Non-Objective artwork: name of artist and title 
One Objective artwork: name of artist and title
STUDENTS CAN… RESEARCH ON LINE AND PRINT A COPY OF THE ARTWORK, ARTIST NAME AND TITLE OF ARTWORK FOR THEIR ASSESSMENT. PRINTED AND STAPLED TO THEIR FINAL ASSESSMENT.

FINAL COLOR PENCIL STUDY DUE: MONDAY, 9/14 end of class period 

Thank you,
Ms.B.

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