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Art 2 - 3D Design and Sculpture

Course Catalog ID:
Subject Categories:
Art and Digital Graphics

Students will learn about and create 3-dimensional sculptural art works that demonstrate an understanding and application of the Elements and Principles of Design. In this course students will plan, develop, display, photograph, and edit personal art using a variety of materials. Individual assignments will promote problem-solving, creative thinking, and formal expression. Class critiques will help students think more deeply about their own art as well as give constructive feedback to their peers.

Grade Levels*:
9, 10, 11, 12
* Enrollment restricted based on Date of Birth and Grad Year (whichever is more limiting). Enrollment outside these levels requires written concurrence from TPS Support.
• Successful completion (75% or higher) of TPS Art 1 - 2D Design
━ OR ━

• Teacher approval based on review of Readiness Questionnaire

Notes and Conditions

Suggested Preparation: Successful Completion of TPS Art 1 – Drawing 1 prior to this course is recommended for students working toward Art 3 – Advanced Portfolio.

“This course is wonderful. The teacher is very hands on and she helps with any and every question and need you have. Along with being a great teacher she also includes a giggle here and there. She ensures your comfort and inclusion with your classmates regardless of if you’ve had her class or not, and she explains thoroughly so that you can fully understand the aspects of the assignments and expectations. She helps with your success and makes sure you’re on top of your game. Overall it is a great class and the teacher helped me a tremendous amount in perfecting my craft.”

Nyauna M

“This course is an amazing exploration of the foundations of 3D art, offering much inspiration and ideas on how to best utilize the familiar materials of paper, clay, wire, foil, and cardboard, among other things. The teacher is genuinely caring and provides helpful constructive feedback on projects.”

Nicole S

“This was a super unique course and I really enjoyed it! It helped me grow a lot as an artist and taught me new techniques I never would’ve thought of.”

Myla D

“Absolutely fascinating. Informative course. Caring teacher. Interactive class. A spring of inspiration and creativity.”

Baolai S

“Taking this course was amazing! We were given creative freedom while exploring certain techniques every week. This course gave me a much needed push to finish my projects and helped introduce me to many new mediums. Before taking this course, I didn’t do much 3D art, but now I have the confidence to explore more on my own.”

Noelle S

“This course has a great environment, and your skills improve greatly. 3D art is very interesting and it’s amazing that it can be online. The teacher is the best and it’s great to take this with her.”

Lydia R
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