"I love that at Briarwood there is a place for everyone to do what they love, wether it is band, the arts, athletics, or academics." Mary, 11th Grade
The vision of our Visual Arts Department at Briarwood Christian School is to create an environment in which each student can learn, discover, and develop their God-given, creative ability to its fullest potential for the glory of God. Our Art program focuses on in-depth training in various visual art applications. Art classes begin with the basics and progress to advanced levels of art production. We have an award winning program receiving local, State and National honors. Our unique focus on mission based art has seen our artwork exhibited globally. Such works have been exhibited in New Zealand, Haiti, Iraq, Nicaragua, and China.
Art 1 Intro to Visual Arts Art 1 is an introductory art production course designed to teach basic skills key to creating art. Fundamental techniques in drawing, painting, printmaking, mixed media will be emphasized. All work will be completed in class. Supplies are included.
Art 2 Advanced Drawing and Painting Art 2 is designed to provide students with more advanced art instruction. Students will complete projects that will further develop their art skills. Creativity is emphasized and encouraged.
Art 3 and 4 Art Portfolio
This is a studio based, portfolio building course for art students. Students will work with the instructor
to develop a strong original portfolio which demonstrates strengths in a variety of mediums. Students must be self-motivated and have a good work ethic.