Students are taught the basic foundations in art production to develop the knowledge, techniques, and processes for creative expression. Emphasis is on the role of art in cultures throughout history. Instruction concentrates on technique, compositions and processes of visual problem solving. Exploration of traditional and non-traditional art media including; watercolor, tempera and acrylic painting, printmaking, paper construction, collage, and clay. Discovery through multidisciplinary lessons in conjunction with classroom curriculum is also a focus.