7th Grade Art

Monster Armature Sculpture

posted Jan 12, 2015, 10:19 AM by EC Jennifer Burke

Happy New Year!

Our 7th grade students are busy creating an armature for the monster sculptures. Currently, students are focusing on how their going to make their sculpture stand, by providing STRUCTURE and STABILITY. This can be a challenge, but a fun and exciting one.

Our Sculptures should be complete and ready to display on 2/3/2015 (Tuesday)
DUE DATE: 2/2/2015 Sculpture
Critique: 2/3/2015
POST Assessment: 2/4/2015

Armature Homework

posted Dec 8, 2014, 9:55 AM by EC Jennifer Burke

Our Lady Liberty
1) The Statue of Liberty was designed and built by whom?  
2) What 2 famous materials were used in the armature construction of The Statue of Liberty?
3) The Statue of Liberty was a gift from what country, and why?

DUE: Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Client Self-Portrait

posted Nov 14, 2014, 2:39 PM by EC Jennifer Burke

DUE:  Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Thanks so much!

Treasure Box Wed.

posted Oct 21, 2014, 3:50 PM by EC Jennifer Burke

You found the question! Thanks for looking ...

Apply your prior Knowledge ... What is objective and non objective art? Give me an example of an artwork, either objective or non-objective art.
-Name of artist
-title of the artwork. 

Example: Andy Warhol, 100 Cans Objective art

Surrealist Post Assessment

posted Oct 7, 2014, 7:14 PM by EC Jennifer Burke

Your Surrealist post assessment will be on MONDAY, October 13, 2014

PLEASE look over your notes, or get a copy from me. 

Surrealist Self Portrait DUE DATE

posted Oct 7, 2014, 7:12 PM by EC Jennifer Burke

Your Surrealist painting composition is due on 10/13/2014.
You will be able to work on final touch ups during our two shortened parent teacher conference days.

Thank you for all you do in making this project a success!
Kindess and gratitude,

Ms. B.

9/16 Salvador Dali

posted Sep 16, 2014, 3:22 PM by EC Jennifer Burke

Students are analyzing and identifying the life and artworks by Spanish, Surrealist, painter Salvador Dali. Students will be defining key Surrealist terms applied into their painting compositions. 

Students will be analyzing how geometric shapes create key facial features.

Surreals 6th visuals for new Project

posted Sep 8, 2014, 11:30 AM by EC Jennifer Burke

7th grade students need to research 6 symbols that represent who they are, then incorporate into a drawing composition. 
EXAMPLE: Kayak, Peanut Butter, Yin Yang ...

Students can place all 6 visuals on one page then print.
Make sure to come in before school or after school if you don't have access to a printer.


Color Pencil Studies DUE DATES

posted Sep 8, 2014, 11:17 AM by EC Jennifer Burke

&th grade 2nd color pencil study is due on WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014, after class.

Thank you

1st Color Pencil Study

posted Sep 2, 2014, 11:04 AM by EC Jennifer Burke

Student can analyze and identify objective and non-objective art. Students will apply a view finder to analyze various line, patterns and values.
Students can apply various color pencil by blending 2 or more colors to create another color with in their study, or center of interest within their view finder. 

First color pencil study is due:
DUE: 9/3 END OF CLASS. If students need an extension, study will be due on 9/4.

Students will start their second study of non or objective art on 9/4.

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