Ms. Laura Castaneda

Phone: 281-997-7445

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Associates in Art University of Houston-Clear Lake BFA-Visual and Applied Design Art EC-12th Schedule: 1st-Conference 2nd-Art I 3rd-AP Studio Art 2D and Drawing 4th-Drawing II 5th-Drawing II 6th-Drawing II 7th-Drawing III & IV Reminders: Art Fee is $30 AP Studio Fee

Ms. Laura Castaneda

*********Students, watch the slideshow below for examples of your two projects. You will complete one of each assignment using pen on an 8x11 regular printer sheet (2 sheets total-one for "Take a Line for a Walk" and the other for "Repetition and Variation"). Please fill the paper with doodles. You will have one check point grade a week on progress for both. You must send a progress photo for a grade each week DUE EVERY FRIDAY BEFORE NOON. Please check skyward to receive email addresses so that you can email me progress of your work weekly(one picture of your progress of whatever drawing you are currently on). On the attachment above the slideshow here you will find notes with art vocabulary and instructions in case you need them*******

******Projects will be due by April 9th (Due to Good Friday Holiday)************ If you finished your work early (because you didnt take your time or you mastered the one you made, make new examples)---I must receive some sort of progress photo for the project weekly before it must be turned in FINISHED ON APRIL 9th (progress photo CANNOT be the same one from last week)********

GRADES WILL BE POSTED MONDAY by 4pm-LATE WORK MUST  BE SUBMITTED BY SUNDAY EVENING TO RECEIVE A PASSING GRADE (SEND PROGRESS PHOTO AS SOON AS POSSIBLE). 

You can send your progress photo before Friday if you would like to. DO NOT COPY MY EXAMPLES. PLEASE CREATE YOUR OWN ORIGINAL WORK. 

*****Please check Skyward for announcements*****

***********************AP Art students are required to either send progress photos of portfolio art pieces or show progress of digital submissions WEEKLY.************************ 

Mission Statement:

Art is essential in today's workforce. I strongly believe that art empowers young people in all areas or fields of study. Artistic creativity is necessary for learning as well as for character building and self-esteem. I hope that you are empowered in my classroom so that it drives you towards success!