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Visual Arts

Rockford Lutheran Visual Arts provides an outlet for students to create and express their interpretation of the world and Religion through their art.

The visual Art’s offers:

Explorations: This is a middle school class where the students get a “sampling” of art and its different mediums.  This class is the duration of one quarter.

Art 1:  This course is where students learn the fundamental elements of art through a variety of mediums.

Art 2: Portraiture is the focus of Art 2.The students learn the structure and proportion of the face and work with different mediums to create both abstract and realistic portraits.

Art 3:  Sculpture is the focus of Art 3. The students manipulate different mediums to create both constructed and deconstructed sculptures.

Art 4:  Photoshop and Photography is the focus of Art 4.  The students learn the basics of Photoshop the first semester.  The second semester is a focus on their photography and how they will manipulate it using Photoshop.

Visual Art Awards:

Rockford Art Museum Young Artist Show
-Stephanie Sincox- Best in show 3D (2015)
-Kaitlyn Erboe – Best 7th grade piece (2014)

Rock Valley Art Show
-Andrea Shumann – Juror’s Mention (2015)
-Korissa Ostic – Juror’s Mention (2014)

Big Northern Conferences Art Show
Many students have places in multiple medium 1st , 2nd, and 3rd place.

Involvement:

  • The Art Department participates in the yearly Snow Sculpting Competition at Sinnissippi Park
  • The Kiwanis Art Auction
  • Senior Show- The seniors get to display a collection of their best work.  The show happens the same night at the Spring Concert.

Art Club:

Meets twice a month; participates in activities such as:

  • Window painting of local businesses (Generations Credit Union, Edgebrook Center)
  • Set up and decorate for the Mandrigals dinner
  • Paint backdrops for plays
  • Paint murals
  • Design Art Club shirts every year
  • Participate in local competitions (Scarecrow building competition with PA Peterson)




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