•       Ms. Brown
           Welcome to Art Class! 
           

    Teacher: Ms. Cheryl Brown          Email: cbrown@wellpinit.org               Room: 127 – Located in the North Wing

     

    Things to expect:

       € € Ο    Some Homework if Needed

       €  Ο    Process Journaling & Creative Thinking

       €  Ο    Elements and Principles of Art

       €  Ο    Art Critiques

       €  Ο    Art History and  Terminology

       €  Ο    A Variety of Art Media and Art Projects

     

    Detailed scoring rubrics with very specific criteria will be used to fairly and accurately assess all assignments. Criteria will usually include:   Completion of Assignment, Effort and Craftsmanship, Use and Care of Materials, Communication of Ideas, and Student self- evaluations.
     
    Sample Rubric:
     

     

    Level 1

    Level 2

    Level 3

    Level 4

     

    Element of Design

     

    Student incorporates the elements of shape and space with limited effectiveness

     

     

    Student incorporates the elements of shape and space with some effectiveness

     

    Student incorporates the elements of shape and space with considerable effectiveness

     

    Student incorporates the elements of shape and space with a high degree of effectiveness.

     

    Thinking

    Planning/rough draft process

     

     

    Student incorporates limited effectiveness

     

     

    Student demonstrates some preplanning; shows evidence of some reworking

     

    Student demonstrates considerable preplanning, may show evidence of reworking

     

    Student demonstrates thorough preplanning; may show evidence of reworking

     

    Application

    Student connects prior knowledge, making it their own: next step e.g. straight line design-differing shapes/use of color.

     

     

    Student creates in incomplete and limited ways; uses tools & materials correctly with assistance

     

    Student creates in incomplete ways; uses tools  & materials correctly with some assistance

     

    Student creates in complete ways; uses tools & materials with considerable effectiveness; attempts to extend ideas

     

    Student creates in complete ways; uses tools & materials with high degree of effectiveness; extends ideas

     

    Communication

    Critical Analysis- Defense of piece in terms of use of elements and application.

     

     

    Student communicates with limited clarity and precision, defense of use of elements and choice of application

     

     

    Student communicates with some clarity and precision, defense of use of elements and choice of application

     

    Student communicates with considerable clarity and precision, defense of use of elements and choice of application

     

    Student communicates with high degree of clarity and precision, defense of use of elements and choice of application

     

    Knowledge

    Use of tools & Materials

     

     

    Shows limited understanding of concepts taught regarding technique, use of tools & materials

     

     

    Shows some understanding of concepts taught regarding technique, use of tools & materials

     

     

    Shows considerable understanding of concepts taught regarding technique, use of tools & materials

     

     

    Shows a high degree of understanding of concepts taught regarding technique, use of tools & materials

     

     
     

    Attitude Changes Everything

    All students are encouraged to do their best, present their work with pride, and respect the efforts of their peers.

    The Golden Rule in Ms. Brown’s Art Class:     “NEVER TOUCH SOMEONE ELSE’S ARTWORK!”

     
    High School Art Gallery 2017-18 
     
    Block Prints    Nina    Christina   Mia    
     
                              AJ    Smile    fish
     
    Jayson    Cute    
     
    Aj     
    Dragon Fly 1    Dragon 3    Dragon 2
     
        butterfly      
     
          
     
              
     
          Eye
     
          Hope    Dragon 4   
     
      
     
      Free Spirit
     
      
     
      
     
      Elephant
     
    butterfly Jayson   
     
      Nina
     
    Texture hS   
     
      Feather Stencil
     
      
     
       Alive
     
      
     
     
    Middle School Art  Gallery 2017-18 
     
      Texture Rectangles     Crown Texture Feathers     Texture Leaves
     
    Texture Birds  Texture   Texture  
     
    Texture 2    Texture 5   Texture 3   Texture 4
     
    Texture 7   Texture 8   Texture 6
     
     
     
     
    Pos    Pos   
     
           Pos & Neg 3   Pos & Neg   Pos & Neg 2 Robot 3
     
    Robot Dog   Robot
     
    Robot 1   box   Amiah
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    Elementary School Art  Gallery 2017-18 
     
    Mittens El      Mittens
     
     
    Name Elem   Name Ele   Texture Tree     Trees   Buildings
     
    Leaves   
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    High School Art Gallery 2016-17 
     
    Terrance   Hs    HS  
     
    Savion  HS    HS  
     
    Melanie  HS    HS
     
    Monty  HS    A Guy
                                                                                                                                                                           
        Cole   HS      Butterfly HS
     
    Terryn  HS   X   HS
     
     
    Middle School Art  Gallery 
     
    MS    MS   MS   MS   MS   MS   MS   MS   MS   MS   MS   MS    MS    MS   MS   MS