Cultural Crafts

From the beginning of time art has been used within culture as a method of expressing values, ideas, traditions, as a form of communication, and as a method for historical documentation. Students involved in this course will explore diverse cultures of the world by performing artistic tasks that are customary to the community of a specific area. Processes such as surface design, mask making, textile techniques, and jewelry design will be included within this course to expose students to various world cultures through a creative and unique approach.

 

 

Grading Policy:

Projects: 60%

Class Participation: 20%

Use of Materials: 20%