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DATE: ACTIVITY:
SEPT____ [$87] Pay fee for AP Exam. $13 for free and reduced lunch students.
SEPT____ [$20] Purchase Art Kit at bookstore
t 8.5 X 11 Portfolio t Etching plate t Polymar clay

t STUDIO PLAN
t INTERDISCIPLINARY FOCUS
t BIBLIOGRAPHY

t TEACHER MENTOR:
Lefforge, Morrow, Tomasik, other
t SUPPLIES
t BILLABLE HOURS EACH EVENING
t STUDIO MANAGEMENT

t PEER REVIEW

SEPT____ AP & Honors trip to Chicago
  ENRICHMENT REQUIREMENTS [ arrow = Select 10 points for semester ]
arrow [These options = 5 points]
t Curator of Annual Community Juried Show
t Curator of Annual Community Juried Show
t PAC Exhibition Technician
t PAC Press Release Specialist
t Publicity Specialist for Department & Spring Arts Festival
t Research Specialist
t Video Production for Department & Spring Arts Festival
t Web Content and Portfolio Assistant
SEPT____ arrow Art in the Park at Center Lake. Artists will participate by drawing children’s portraits. This counts toward community service on student’s resume. (10-1:00)
SEPT____ arrow Juried Heartland Artist Regional Art Exhibit: Heartland Artists Gallery, 203 N. Michigan St. Plymouth. $10 per entry. www.heartlandartgallery.com (574) 936-9515. $1,450 in awards.
SEPT____ arrow Midwest Museum of American Art. Elkhart Juried Regional: Entry fee/2 image limit. Must be 18.
OCT____ arrow Honeywell Center/Clark Gallery: Annual Photographers Show: Entry fee. Forms available at www.honeywellcenter.org.
arrow Artlink,  [NOT REQUIRED] Life Drawing at  437 E. Berry St. Ft. Wayne. 424-7195. $6 for 3 hrs (or) $2/hr. Wednesday evenings 7-10 pm. Saturday afternoon 12:00-3:00 pm. If you are under 18 you must take a permission slip signed from your parents with a phone number
arrow Orthodontic Specialty Services,
841 S. Union, Warsaw (574-267-1490) By invitation only.
OCT____ arrow Chamber of Commerce Taste & Trade Expo Community Art Exhibits. Friday/October/11 -7. Saturday/10 - 4. The exhibits will be in the upper level mezzanine. Set up the evening before (Thursday), between 2 - 5 p.m., or Friday 7 - 10:30 a.m.  Tear down at close of the Expo (Saturday/ 4:00 pm). 
SKETCHBOOK
Place date (5/15/12) at bottom of each page.
Only draw on front side of each page.
Things to include:
t Thumbnails for larger projects.
t Life drawing from in/out of class, i.e.figure drawing, animals, stilllife.
t Journal of personal experiences that may be helpful for future images.
t Illustrations/notes of learning from other disciplines.
t Current events, reading notes, found objects.
t Experiment with materials: watercolor, ink pens, chalks, etc.
TBA arrow College Night & Financial Aid Meeting
OCT____ arrow First Friday: Downtown by the Courthouse (Community Service)
OCT____ Senior (PSAT) Day:
(1) Visit College (2) Job Shadow (3) Community Service
OCT____ arrow National Portfolio Day www.npda.org at Herron & other schools. Attend portfolio review and write ½ page report
NOV____ arrow Art Club Trip
NOV____ All-Night Studio Work Night
At school from 6pm to 6am. Faculty review will start at 6PM.
FALL College Visits & Applications
FALL Collect Letters of Recommendation
Someone who can discuss your (1) Work ethic (2) Character (3) Accomplishments. Fill out paperwork from guidance.
Dec 18, 2012 Statement of Purpose
Students will write statement about their personal art practice. Most collage art programs require this essay. You will critically describe your art and contextualize your unique exhibit. You can include influences, the materials used, influences, and theme. The essay should focus on what makes your work unique. Consider the interdisciplinary nature of the work when making your case.

SCHOLASTIC VERSION OF STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
Statement: In 300 to 750 words total, answer the following questions: (1) Why did you select the work you submitted for your Art Portfolio? (2) How do you hope people will react when they look at your work? (3) What role does art play in your life?

AP VERSION OF STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
(1) What is the central idea of your concentration? (500 characters maximum) (2) How does the work in your concentration demonstrate the exploration of your idea? You may refer to specific images as examples. When referencing specific images, please indicate the image numbers. (1350 characters maximum)
WINTER Scholastics Images:
Original Art Categories: Architecture/Environmental Design, Art Portfolio, Ceramics/Glass, Computer Graphics, Drawing, Jewelry/Metalsmithing, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Photography Portfolio, Printmaking, Production Design, Sculpture, Textile/Fabric Design, Video/Film/Animation.

Scholastics Portfolio
:

“Individual portfolio of eight works, including at least three drawings. CD  not returned. The Portfolio Series Award=$20,000. 
Jan 11

The Kosciusko County Community Foundation lecture to inform parents and students about the College Cost Estimator software available online to all families.

April arrow SAT Preparation Class (Talk to Guidance Office) $45 aprox.
March College: State Financial Aid paperwork
If any senior would like to receive financial aid from the State of Indiana this deadline must be met.  Go to fafsa.ed.gov to complete the FAFSA.
April arrow Lakeland Art Association Scholarship & Portfolio Exhibit
120 N First St, Pierceton, IN 46562, (574) 594-9950 artsreach@kconline.com
April AP Collageboard Portfolio:
Section I: Quality: Five actual drawings; maximum size is 18" x 24"
Section II: Concentration: 12 images; some may be details
Section II: Breadth: 12 works; one slide of each is submitted  

 

April Judge Juried Community Art Show in PAC
April GRAPHIC DESIGN: Cover for Commencement
April Help with Art Festival publicity. Notify Newspapers/TV/Radio, online news sources, organizations, and personal invitations. Send new release from the Spring Art Festival Page out to friends and family.
face book twiter
May

EXHIBITION: Tri Kappa Spring Art Senior Show:
- Create an artwork inventory. Sketch  layout of your exhibit. Inform us if you have special exhibit needs. (i.e. electricity, video projection, etc)
- Prepare artwork (matting, mounting)
- Placed stickers on all work to be considered for purchase award
- Bring large black sheets for back display. Keep display clean and simple.
- Tape on label on art created this school year for judging  in categories.
-All matt board work must be done the Friday before the show.
- Complete Art Club Scholarship form
- Setup on Monday & Tuesday
- Send out invitations and let family and friends know about the show.
- Attend the opening and talk about your work with patrons.
- Take down exhibit and take work home on Tuesday.

   
MAY FINAL GRADE
- Statement of Purpose (20)
- Images (40)
- Research paper with links (40)
 
  Sequential Mixed media series
 
  Sketchbook Mixed media work
  Sequential Mixed media series
  Résumé: Update or build * Get parental suggestions * Word file.
  Research Work: Artist, Art Career, How to, or Art History. Paper/Bibliography, Webpage/Links. (Part of Exam)
  Guest Speakers: Alumni & Guest Speaker Notes
  Art Film: Process & Review


DUE DATE: ENRICHMENT:
 

arrowView Enrichment Page

 

arrow Internship/ Apprenticeship/Job Shadowing:
After school or weekends at Village of Winona, Warsaw Cut Glass, etc.

  arrow Visit a gallery and write a review
  arrow Teach: For future art teachers. Run a 1 (or) 2 day workshop.
April 28th arrow Annual Congressional Art Competition – An Artistic Discovery. Winning art from each participating Congressional District will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one full year, where it will be seen by thousands of people. Please contact Shannon Miller at my Fort Wayne District Office at (260) 424-3041
  arrow Warsaw Public Library:
Exhibit, attend a class, teach a workshop
Early January arrow Advocacy for the Arts/Art Activist: The Indiana Coalition for the Arts (INCA) day at the Statehouse. Arts Day allows you to meet with your legislator to express the importance and impact the arts have on your community.  inartscoalition.org
 

Pierceton Art Fair: Jurried Show.Second weekend in July.


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