a-g art 1 classes


Something for your High Schoolers

We are pleased to be able to offer this VAPA course for 9 - 12th graders, meeting the a-g requirement for credit in applying to the UC system. 

This course provides a balanced visual arts program which guides students to achieve the standards in the visual arts and visual perception while participating in various forms of creative expression.

Instructor: Mark DeRaud

Times : Wednesday, 10 am - 12 noon  (as of 8/20/19,This Class is FULL

             Thursday, 5 7 pm (as of 8/20//19, this class is FULL)


What Art 1 Offers

In this 1-year program, students will apply the elements of art in the following units: learning how to see, contour drawing, positive and negative space, value drawing, pen and ink drawing, linear perspective, color theory, watercolor, pastel, portraits, design concepts and careers. 

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