Students will learn to be creative in this fun-filled drawing class. Inspired by well-known artists, students will learn about the personal and expressive nature of drawing, and develop an appreciation and enjoyment for the "act of drawing". In this course, students will learn about different styles and techniques of art making, using a variety of drawing tools and processes. They will also learn about the essential elements and principals of art and design and how to apply them in a drawing composition. In addition, students will practice and enhance their problem solving skills, compositional choices and critical thinking.
Parvin Peivandi is a new teacher in the North Vancouver school district. She has been a practicing artist for several years, and earned her MFA from the School of the Arts Institute of Chicago.