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This is a studio course which will introduce the student to painting processes, materials, techniques, vocabulary and relevant current and historical works. (3,3,0)

Credits:
3.0

ART 106 is a continuation of ART 105, a studio, “hands-on” course that will introduce the student to painting processes, materials, techniques, vocabulary and relevant current and historical works. (3,3,0)

Credits:
3.0

This course focuses on the uses of the computer and internet to facilitate the career of an emerging First Nation artist. The course consists of nine modules: keyboarding, ergonomics, basic knowledge of computers, word processing, email, photo editing, copyright, web site development and the internet. Students will be taught through instructor...

Artist Computer Studies 031 presents a more in depth exposure to topics introduced in Artist Computer Studies 021. This course continues to focus on the uses of the computer and internet to facilitate the career of an emerging first nation artist. The course  consists of seven modules: operating systems, word processing, email, photo editing,...

The course focuses on developing reading and writing skills in preparation for careers and further education. Students will use the writing process to write paragraphs and simple essays. The reading portion of the course covers central themes, major details, inferences, critical reading, and vocabulary skills using a variety of reading...

This course explores the language of local First Nations where the Art Access Program is delivered and is intended to empower aspiring artists to understand and use key terms and phrases relevant to indigenous art in traditional tongues.

First Nations Art Work Experience is an experiential, participatory course where students will be directly instructed by a professional artist who is versed in the ways of Northwest indigenous Art. Students will be taught concepts and immediately apply them in a physical way such as carving, painting, dancing or singing under the supervision...

First Nations Art Culture is a course designed to familiarize students with the links between First Nations culture and the art produced by ancient and modern Northwest artists. The course will explore local indigenous culture and enable students to reflect on how culture influences the art they have created in the past or aspire to produce....

This course will prepare students for learning in a practical workshop environment and will include Occupational First Aid Level One, shop safety including the safe use of shop tools, safe body mechanics, and personal safety equipment, chainsaw handling, safe practices and personal protection.

This course will introduce the learner to the basic elements of form characteristic of Northwest Coast Art. Students will examine the forms and relationships that typify the Northwest Coast Art style using traditional materials to develop their visual literacy.

This course will introduce the learner to the application of the basic elements of body forms and colour characteristic of Northwest Coast Art as applied to traditional crests, designs, drawings, figures of the Northwest Coast Art style.

This course is designed to introduce the learner to the art of tool making resulting in the production of a series of metal carving tools to be used for their First Nations arts projects. Students will learn the proper care, maintenance and handling of their hook, knives, and adzes as part of the learning process.

This course is designed to introduce the learner to various woods, their uses, and application. Practical application will enable the learners to become proficient in the use of various carving tools and will result in the production of a number of elementary projects.

This course is designed to introduce the learner to various woods, their uses, and application. Practical application will enable the learners to become proficient in the use of various carving tools and will result in the production of an elementary project.

 

 

This course is designed to increase the learner's ability to work on a more complex and larger scale wood carving project - traditional spoon. Students will be required to participate in a legacy project to be showcased with Northwest Community College.

This course is designed to increase the learner's ability to work on a more complex and larger scale wood carving project - traditional bowl. Students will be required to participate in a legacy project to be showcased with Northwest Community College.

This course is designed to increase the learner's ability to work on a more complex and larger scale wood carving project - portrait mask. Students will be required to participate in a legacy project to be showcased with Northwest Community College.

This course will introduce the learner to large scale designs adapted to traditional north coast structures.

This course will introduce the learner to larger scale designs adapted for carving traditional northwest coast panels.

This course is designed to increase the learner's ability to create a more complex traditional crest spoon.

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