Visual Arts

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Explore the art of Sketching

Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.

Sculpture
Drawing
Photography
Painting

Variety, the Spice of Life!

LCA offers a wide variety of classes that engage our students, capture their imaginations, and ignite their desire to connect with the world as creative and independent thinkers.
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Characteristics

Space, form, size, shape, line, colour texture, tonal values, perspective, design and composition.
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Imagination

Imagination is tied very closely to creativity. Imagination is putting things, ideas, feelings or images together.

Creative Process

We emphasize ideas and process, and are dedicated to teaching art making and critical thinking in concert.  At the same time, we see tactile work, artistic practice, and the liberty to experiment as indispensable.
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Be you!

Being creative isn’t about being the first (or only) person to think of an idea. More often, creativity is about connecting ideas.
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Expressive

Visual artists are driven by their passion to express themselves through their work and are motivated their surroundings.

Risk and Reflection

Students learn how to take creative risks, reflect on their process, evaluate their own work and the work of others, and give and receive constructive feedback.
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Creative Risk

At LCA we encourage students to let there creativity flourish, taking creative risk’s as they go.
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Reflect

Reflection is an integral part of the learning process. It allows us to learn more about ourselves and how we learn.

Creativity is intelligence having fun” – Albert Einstein

Artistic Elements
Students learn how to harness fundamental elements of design – color, line, value, shape, pattern, and texture.
Brain Power!
Art enhances brain Function and Well-Being. There is an increasing amount of scientific evidence that proves art enhances brain function.
Careful Observation
Visual Arts experiences boost critical thinking, teaching students to take the time to be more careful and thorough in how they observe the world.
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