Welcome to Mrs. Gamboa's Art Class!
Welcome to your child's 6th, 7th, or 8th Grade School Year! Within this website you will find information about your students classes, see class photos so you can keep up on what we are doing in class, along with information for students that may have been absent. There will be links to the many different apps that we use in our classroom as well.
If your student is in my Beginning Grade Art Class, they will be exposed to Drawing, Painting, Collage, Fiber Arts and Sculpture. We will explore a variety of other mediums as well throughout the semester.
If your student is in my Intermediate Grade Art Class, they will be exposed to Drawing, Painting, Collage, Fiber Arts. We will explore a variety of other mediums as well throughout the year.
If you student is in my Digital Media Class, your student will be learning graphic design, photography, and film. This is an introduction class, so it is only a semester and will touch on each area of a full digital media arts program to allow students exposure.
All of my classes will learn about Art History, the Elements of Art and Principles of Design, and also how to to talk about artwork, including their own.
We will be focusing on the Elements of Art as well as media exploration for our first unit
We will be focusing on figurative drawing, students will learn how to draw a face and body proportionately, and also have time for media exploration.
Digital Media Art
We will be creating buttons, and advertisements for those buttons as a fundraiser for future art activities, but also to allow the students to experience what its like to have a client and the need to meet the clients needs.