2D Studio Art

Do you like to draw, paint, or take pictures? Whatever medium you prefer, this course will teach you the design elements and principles needed to create a work of art and explore your artistic inspirations. You’ll also travel back in time to look at art in different cultures and learn about the art of critiquing. Let’s turn your creative dreams into reality!


Required Materials

  • Various sizes of white drawing paper
  • Various sizes of colored paper
  • Paintbrushes in varying sizes
  • Empty cans or jars to wash paintbrushes
  • Rules and/or protractor
  • Erasers
  • Scissors
  • Miscellaneous household objects to use for still life art
  • Digital camera, camera phone, or other type of camera

Paint: (at least two or more of the following)

  • Tempera Paint
  • Watercolor
  • Oil Paint
  • Acrylic Paint
  • Ink Wash

Drawing Tools: (at least two or more of the following)

  • Pastels
  • Markers
  • Crayons
  • Charcoal
  • Colored Pencil