Mrs. Anderson

Phone: 469-752-7475

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

BFA in Art Education minor in Art History EC-12 Certified Art Teacher

Mrs. Anderson

 

Professional Life:

This will be my 4th year at Jasper teaching Art. I teach 2D classes here and enjoy watching students experiment with media in new ways. I have a BFA in Art Education from the University of North Texas. My focuses of study have been Architecture, Advertising, Studio Art and Art History.  I am one of the Art Club sponors for Jasper HS.

Personal Life:

I am Married and have 2 pets. Husband: Michael, Dog:Leila, Cat:Brian. As for my own art, I focus on Painting and Metalsmithing. 

 

I am excited to share my love of art with students and to foster their creativity in a safe environment! Welcome to Art!


  • Teacher Schedule

    1st: Art 1:2D Design & Drawing

    2nd: Art 1:2D Design & Drawing

    3rd: Pre-AP Art 1:2D Design &Drawing

    4th: Art 1:2D Design & Drawing

    5th: Conference 

    6th: Pre-AP Art 2:2D Design &Drawing

    7th: Pre-AP Art 2:2D Design &Drawing

     

  • Tutorials

    Block Lunch: Tuesday-Thursday A and B blocks

    Before and After School: upon request

     

    *I will be availble before school from 8:30-8:45 for questions and concerns (will need a perent note). Tutorials for art need to be at minimum 1/2 hour sessions.

     


Course Descriptions

  • Art 1: 2D Design and Drawing 

    In this course, students will be introduced to a variety of media, concepts and techniques. This will include elements and principles of design, sequential techniques with drawing, painting, printmaking, low-relief sculpture, ceramics and digital media. As an introductory course students practice skills, explore historical and cultural relevance, gain an understanding of creative expression and learn to respond and evaluate artwork through close observation using critical thinking.

    Pre-AP Art 1: 2D Design and Drawing

    This course allows the student the opportunity to learn how to work with a large variety of materials. The Pre-Advanced Placement Art 1 Curriculum follows the College Board directives of the Advanced Placement Studio requirements. This course provides learning opportunities for students beyond those available in regular Art 1 class by extending the state essential knowledge and skills through drawing, color study, painting, printmaking, technology, sculpture, and ceramics. Students also learn what will be expected of the for the AP Portfolio Examination. 

    Pre- AP Art 2: 2D Design and Drawing

    This couse is designed to spiral and expand on the Art 1 and Pre-AP Art 1 curriculum. The Pre-AP Art 2 course work follows College Board outlines for Advanced Placement Studio Portfolios. Students will apply the elements and principles of art in all compositions to a greater proficiency than other Art 2  students as well as connect art history and criticism to those productions. Students will develop skills in drawing and color theory application beyond the average art 2 student as they continue reviewing requirements of the AP examination. Students extend learning throught higher expectations in painting, printmaking, technology, sculpture, and ceramics. This is an honors credit class recommended for students seriously looking at a visual arts career.