Camp: Art Journaling
Art journaling creates a deep sense of self-awareness, empowers, inspires, clarifies thinking, and encourages creativity.
11 total reviews for this teacher
4 reviews for this class
Completed by 16 learners
learners per class
Meets 5x per week
Over 1 week
45 minutes per class
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The first lesson will be a short lecture on how art journaling can be a powerful processing and reflection tool for everything from your inner thoughts to school lessons. Multiple examples will be shared and students will participate in a fun brainstorming activity. Lessons two through four will begin with an interactive Improv game to get the creative juices flowing and then the week's prompt will be shared and discussed. Students will brainstorm ideas for how they can approach the prompt...
Students will brainstorm, sketch, plan, and reflect to generate ideas and create Students will demonstrate craftsmanship Students will practice imaginative and expressive imagery Students will create art that connects to personal experiences Students will analyze how lines affect a work of art and choose accordingly Students will create compositional unity Students will create the illusion of depth through overlapping, size, and placement Students will use contour drawing and shading Students will use craft techniques
Students are requested to complete journal entries started during class. The amount of time this requires will vary from student to student.
A journal, preferably a mixed media sketchbook Watercolors A water brush Matte medium Gesso White gel pen Black artist pens Magazines, paper clippings, ephemera Acrylic paint in 2-3 complementary colors
3 hours 45 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
English teacher, reader, writer, and world traveler
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
11 total reviews
19 completed classes
I am an English teacher with more than two decades of classroom experience. Most of my classes on Outschool have had their beginnings in my physical classrooms. Everything I offer on Outschool has "worked" in school. I have an M.Ed in Curriculum...