• 3D Art


    Teacher: Robert Porter


    Course Offerings:


    3D Art 1

    Students are introduced to and given opportunities to create art forms in a wide variety of three- dimensional art media including wood, metal, plaster, clay, fibers and mixed media while learning safety procedures and technical skills necessary for working with these materials. Students practice translating two-dimensional design into a three-dimensional artwork. Students will explore various artists within the three dimensional realm.

    Units: 10

    Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12

    Prerequisite: None

    UC/CSU Approved: Yes


    3D Art 2

    Students in 3-D Art 2 will participate in the next series of sequential learning experiences building upon skills/and techniques experienced in 3D Art 1. Media include wood, metal, plaster, clay, fibers and mixed media. An emphasis of the course is on developing a conceptual approach to studio practice, including further developing analytical and critical thinking skills, exploring art historical precedents, and effective communication skills. Additionally, second-year students will begin a concentration in a material or process of their choice.

    Units: 10

    Grade Level(s): 10, 11, 12

    Prerequisite: 3D Art 1

    UC/CSU Approved: Yes