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Introduction, Safety, and Organization
Basic Ideas and Safety Issues with Sculpture 2:46
Organizing Tools and Supplies 2:37
Wire Sculpture Techniques
Beginning with the Basics 3:00
More Ideas with Wire 1:39
The Basics of Additive Sculpture
Ideas with Polymer Clay 3:21
The Basics of Plaster and Papier Mache 5:36
More Ideas for Additive Sculpture
Additive Sculpture Using Assemblage 6:00
Supplies and Additional Ideas for Assemblage 3:17
Planar Sculptures Using Assemblage 5:24
Large Scale Sculpture 4:44
Large Scale Sculptures, Part 2 4:02
The Basics of Subtractive Sculpture
An Overview of Subtractive Sculpture 1:44
Supplies and Ideas for Subtractive Sculpture 2:32
Subtractive Sculpture with Clay 5:46
Subtractive Sculpture Using Foam
Subtractive Work with Foam 5:33
Continuing Work with Foam 5:35
Finishing Work with Foam 3:27
Management and Organization
Management and Organization 6:36
Unlock Certificate: 5 Questions
3 PD Hours
1 Learn how to teach sculpture basics to your students to set them up for success
2 Explore techniques to help with both additive and subtractive sculpture methods
3 Discover new lessons and ideas that can be used with a variety of materials
Whether you are new to teaching sculpture or are just looking for fresh ideas and techniques, this Learning Pack is for you. Brush up on everything from basic sculptural methods to how to successfully finish pieces. Walk away with the ability to teach your students the proper way to use tools, work with various mediums, build pieces, and create work they are proud of.
Connected Professional Art Educator Competencies
4.1 Utilizes and applies knowledge of various media effectively
4.2 Demonstrates willingness to expand content knowledge of media
4.3 Scaffolds instruction to provide a deeper understanding of art media
4.4 Utilizes and applies knowledge of various techniques and processes
4.5 Demonstrates willingness to expand content knowledge of techniques and processes
4.6 Scaffolds instruction to provide a deeper understanding of art techniques and processes
Connected National Visual Arts Standards
Anchor Standard #1: Generate and conceptualize artistic ideas and work.
Anchor Standard #2: Organize and develop artistic ideas and work.
Anchor Standard #3: Refine and complete artistic work.
Middle School Art Teacher and PRO Facilitator
Johanna Russell has been teaching since 2003 and is always seeking to improve her craft through non-traditional avenues of research, thought, and teaching practice. She believes the mental capacity for creativity and divergent thought will be essential for the futures of our students and that the best place for students to learn to think differently is in the art room.