Art Club

Sponsor: Mrs. Felix and/or Ms. Giddens

Purpose: To offer students with an interest in the visual arts to come together to learn about art, create art, and increase art awareness in our community.

Description of Past/Planned Activities: Provide opportunities for students to be exposed to new techniques and medium of art through hands-on activities and visitation to museums and exhibitions; encourage students to express their thoughts, feelings, and creativity through the various visual art forms from two dimensions to three dimensions; and encourage students to participate and excel in competitions. This club will be open to 4th and 5th grade students. The students will have to submit 2 original portfolio

pieces, write a paragraph on why they should be in the art club, and get two teacher references. Meeting dates and times are to be determined.