7th Grade Art

  • Welcome to 7th Grade Art at Jonas Clarke! This year we are going to explore materials and techniques through 3 main units and make a portfolio to house our 2D artwork. The units are:


    bubble and block lettering

    expressing a personal interest through art


    Linocut Printmaking

    positive and negative space

    using art tools safely


    printing process

    cropping and signing an edition


    Clay Ocarina (whistle) or "Chia Pet" Planter

    slipping and scoring pieces together (review)

    designing a clay whistle or a hollow planter

    form and function in a product


    3-pt Perspective City Block

    drawing in 3-pt perspective 

    vocabulary associated with perspective drawing formula

    imagination and problem-solving



lino converse