Summer Enrichment

The following courses are being offered to Marist High School students (Classes of 2020, 2019, and 2018) for credit during our Summer Enrichment Program.  Students interested in enrolling in any of the following classes may complete the registration formEnrollment will be open through April 28, 2017.  Enrollment will be limited and offered on a first registered/payment received basis.  Return enrollment and payment to Mrs. Sharon Gainer in the Marist Guidance Office.

 

Introduction to Visual Arts         

Dates/Time:               June 5 – June 29                   8:30 – 11:30 am                    

Location:                   Art Studio

Instructor:                 Mrs. Nancy Briggs

Credit:                        0.5         The credit fulfills 0.5 of the 1.0 art required graduation credit

Cost:                          $250.00

 

Prerequisites:            Sophomore, junior or senior standing for the 2016 – 2017 school year

In this course students will be introduced to two and three dimensional art and will create works of art using various materials and techniques.  Students will also learn and utilize the language of visual art while connecting to the historical tradition in which they are composing their work.  This course may fulfill the prerequisite for Drawing and Painting I.  NOTE:   Attendance for all 19 sessions is required in order to earn the semester credit.

                                               

Advanced Drawing and Painting

Dates/Time:               June 5 – June 29                   8:30 – 11:30 am                    

Location:                   Art Studio

Instructor:                 Mrs. Nancy Briggs

Credit:                        0.5                               The credit fulfills 0.5 of the 1.0 art required graduation credit

Cost:                          $250.00

Prerequisites:            Completion of DP1 and/or Intro to Visual Arts and approval by members of the Art Department

In this course, students will develop greater technical skills in rendering form in drawing and painting. A more creative approach to visual problems will be embraced in this second year course. Painting styles and techniques will be explored as well as how to develop a series.  NOTE:   Attendance for all 19 sessions is required in order to earn the semester credit.

 

Ceramics    

Dates/Time:               June 5 – June 29                   12:00 – 3:00 pm                    

Location:                   Potter’s Studio

Instructor:                 Mr. Brian Keane

Credit:                        0.5                 The credit fulfills 0.5 of the 1.0 art required graduation credit

Cost:                          $250.00

Prerequisites:            Sophomore, junior or senior standing for the 2016 – 2017 school year

In this course, the three basic hand-building methods of pinch, slab and coil will be taught. Students will experiment with various methods of surface texturing, design and glazing techniques. Sculptural aspects of clay will be explored. Work is required to meet due dates and the desired aesthetic appeal.  NOTE:   Attendance for all 19 sessions is required in order to earn the semester credit.