Go all-in on the experience with long-established beliefs.
Emphasis on realism, attention to detail, and precise study of human anatomy is honored. Students will use linear perspective to create depth through intense lighting and shading. Much like the Old Masters, as we grow, we change our stylistic approach to encompass movement and expression.
Breaking it down
This course is designed to develop an understanding of designing for a flat surface and utilize the elements and principles of design.
Learning and applying presentation skills, craftsmanship, the development of ideas, problem-solving skills, and understanding design concepts is critical for this course.
The course of study is designed to introduce you to and develop the traditional Western methods of drawing through direct observation and measuring with accuracy.
Closely integrating compositional ideologies, symbolism, and intention to create authentic works of art from the viewer's and the artist's perspective.
This course provides a foundation in the practices and materials associated with painting.
Working from direct observation, students develop an understanding of formal concerns, as well as paint manipulation, to produce strong representational paintings.
AP STUDIO DRAWING
This course is designed for students who are seriously interested in the practical experience of art.
AP® Studio Art is not based on a written exam; instead, students submit portfolios to The College Board for evaluation at the end of the school year.
This drawing course corresponds to the most common college foundation courses.