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Art

The art program is designed to help students become fearless art-makers. Students gain confidence in their skills by exploring a range of techniques and mediums in an environment that encourages playfulness and creativity.

ArtThe lessons incorporate a variety of challenges that help students to develop their problem-solving skills. They learn to consider mistakes as opportunities to find creative solutions for their art, a skill that can be translated to countless other aspects of life and learning. Students are encouraged to express their ideas in creative ways as they build upon their visual communication ability. They also develop critical thinking skills by participating in supportive critiques that reinforce learning and celebrate artistic accomplishments.

In addition to practicing creative techniques and critical thinking, students discover how other cultures use art to express ideas, and learn about the history of art. They also become familiar with contemporary art and artists from their community and around the world.

Art education is essential because it helps students build their self-confidence, empowers them to explore new things, and provides countless opportunities for social, aesthetic, cultural, and intellectual growth.