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Art at St. Mary's

Beginning in Kindergarten, students visit our art studio and have participate in art class weekly.

Art teaches skills that other basic subjects cannot - critical thinking and problem solving, judgment and independence, attention to detail and craftsmanship, and openness to other cultures and ways of thinking. Art extends all curriculum by integrating different subjects in innovative ways, sparking the interest of all students. 

St. mary's art curriculum includes:

  • Drawing and painting
  • Practicing basic art techniques
  • Learning about imagery
  • Guided art projects
  • 3-dimensional art
  • Art elements such as sculpture, landscape, architecture, and abstract art
  • Pottery (with use of a pottery wheel)
  • Studying the art of different time periods and cultures