Sculpture Study

Teacher Contact Information:
Mr. Barnack
507-364-8145  e-mail
@TCUARTeam on Twitter
Course Information:
Sculpture Study
Grades 9-12
18 week course
Sculpture Study is designed to give students the chance to explore ceramic hand building techniques.  The lab fee must be paid within the first five (5) days of the semester!
Class Assignment:  Examine ceramics as a medium and exploring sculpture making.
Unit 1:  Ceramic Head
Unit 2:  Slab Initials
Unit 3:  Mode of Transportation
Unit 4:  Conceptual Ceramic Sculpture
Unit 5:  Tea Pot Ceramic Sculpture
Unit 6:  Glazing, Painting & Finishing Art Work for Final Critique
Grading Objective:
All students are graded by fulfilling the criteria of the assignment as well as by their creativity, effort and behavior during class.  Late work will loose 5% for each school day beyond the original due date. Each quarter will be worth 43% of your final grade, for a total of 86%.  The “final project will be worth 14% of you final grade.
Student Expectations:
Students are expected to be prepared for class and work each day. This includes having a pencil for class and a positive attitude. 
Please Note: It does require effort and work for a student to become eligible for an “A” letter grade.  If a student forgets to bring their work, they will be assigned a cleaning chore in the art room.
Student Handbook:
Grading Scale  
Unexcused Tardy        
Excused Absences       
* What is written is subject to change as needed.

Contact: Mr. Barnack
Tri-City United Public Schools ISD 2905
101 2nd Street NE
Montgomery, MN 56069
Phone: 507-364-8100
Fax: 507-364-8103