4-H Arts Division
**All seniors must complete an artist statement. See county rules packet for additional information. **
SECTION A: Portfolio Pathways
727a. Junior Acrylic: (pg.12) Using acrylic paint to create a painting.
727b. Senior Acrylic: (pg.12) same as Junior.
728a. Junior Water Color: (pg.14) Using watercolors and a variety of techniques to complete a painting on watercolor paper.
728b. Senior Water Color: (pg. 14) same as Junior.
729a. Junior Abstract: (pg.18) Using acrylic paints experiment with abstract designs to complete a painting.
729b. Senior Abstract: (pg. 18) same as Junior
730a. Junior Sand Painting: (pg.20) On an 8”x10” x1/4” sanded plywood or particle board. Explore painting with colored sand mixed with glue.
730b. Senior Sand Painting: (pg.20) same as Junior.
731a. Junior Self Portrait: (pg.22) Using a medium of your choice. Complete a self-portrait using any drawing or painting technique.
731b. Senior Self Portrait: (pg. 22) same as Junior.
732a. Junior Human Action: (pg.24) Using acrylic or watercolor paints, capture human action through the use of vivid colors, lines, and texture
732b. Senior Human Action: (pg.24) same as Junior.
733a. Junior Oil Painting: (pg.26) Using oils on canvas or canvas board. Experiment with different techniques of laying oil to canvas to create a finished painting.
733b. Senior Oil Painting: (pg.26) same as Junior.
734a. Junior Oil Pastel: Using oil pastels on canvas or canvas board, create a finished work of art.
734b. Senior Oil Pastel: same as Junior.
735a. Junior Intaglio Collagraph Print: (pg.38) On 8.5” x 11” paper. Create a collagraph block at least 6” wide and create any color print using intaglio printing method.
735b. Senior Intaglio Collagraph print: same as Junior.
736a. Junior Blueprint Paper Print: (pg.40) On blueprint paper create a sun print; at least 5.5 x 8.5 in. using cyanotype or Light or sun sensitive paper.
736b. Senior Blueprint Paper Print: same as Junior.
737a. Junior Etched Plexiglas: (pg. 42) Create an original print using an etched Plexiglas plate. The print should be at least 5.5”x 8.5” in. Plexiglas etching uses the intaglio method of printing.
737b. Senior Etched Plexiglas: same as Junior.
738a. Junior Wax Resist Print: (pg.44) Create intricate designs for printing using a wax resist method.
738b. Senior Wax Resist Print: same as Junior.
739a. Junior Tire Stamp Print: (pg.46) Cut pieces of inner tube tire, glue it onto a wood block, and print using a stamp pad.
739b. Senior Tire Stamp Print: same as Junior.
740a. Junior Linoleum Print: (pg.48) Create linoleum print using linoleum block on paper.
740b. Senior Linoleum Print: same as Junior
741a. Junior Hand Drawn Negative Photograph: (pg.51) You will draw a negative on frosted acetate, then print onto photographic paper (8”x10” in.) as a positive, using a photographic process.
741b. Senior Hand Drawn Negative Photograph: same as Junior.
743a. Junior 5 Color Design: (pg.62-63) Create (2) two 8”x 10”in. landscapes. 5 color designs are identical except for (1) one color. Change (1) one color to create a second design. Use paint, paper or computer graphics program. Mount on a matt board.
743b. Senior 5 Color Design: same as Junior
744a. Junior Computer Drawing: (pg.70) Explore the use of computer tools and techniques to doodle, draw and replicate images. Print out each design showing the use of various tools.
744b. Senior Computer Drawing: same as Junior.
SECTION B: Sketchbook Crossroads
745a. Junior Contour Drawing: (pg.12) Draw objects using the contour drawing method.
745b. Senior Contour Drawing: same as Junior
746a. Junior Two Point Perspective: (pg. 16) On sketch paper, draw a two point perspective that has a point at each end of a horizontal segment.
746b. Senior Two Point Perspective: same as Junior.
747a. Junior Circular Shape Object: (pg.18) Draw a subject to fit a circular shape.
747b. Senior Circular Shape Object: same as Junior.
748a. Junior Color or Black Pencil: (pg.20) Draw with colored or black pencils.
748b. Senior Color Pencil: same as Junior.
749a. Junior Pen and Ink: (pg.22) Sketch animals or other objects using pen and ink.
749b. Senior Pen and Ink: same as Junior
750a. Junior Calligraphy: (pg. 24) On 8.5 by 11 paper, rewrite a quote, poem or pledge using Calligraphy. Make sure to include the author on the piece.
750b. Senior Calligraphy: Same as Junior
751a. Junior Cartooning: (pg.27) Cartooning is a simple process of making line drawings show sequential motion. Create your own cartoon character showing motion. Must create at least three blocks.
751b. Senior Cartooning: same as Junior.
752a. Junior Felted Wool Applique Mat: (pg. 31) Felt wool to create a design. Applique design to a felted wool mat. Max size of mat 18” x 24” in. Use 100% wool to felt.
752b. Senior Felted Wool Applique Mat: same as Junior.
753a. Junior Cotton Linter Bowl: (pg. 34) Experiment with cotton linter using molds and shaping the linter to form bowls. Enhance the cotton with colored pencils, threads, floss, dried flowers to make a unique creation.
753b. Senior Cotton Linter Bowl: same as Junior.
754a. Junior Batik Fabric: (pg.37) Using natural fiber fabric. Create a unique fiber artwork using dyes and the wax resist method.
754b. Senior Batik Fabric: same as Junior.
755a. Junior Lap Loom Woven Place Mat: (pg.40) Set up a lap Loom. Using several colors or types of yarn create a woven placemat.
755b. Senior Lap Loom Woven Place Mat: same as Junior
756a. Junior Inkle Loom Basket: (pg.44) Weave 4-6 stripes that are identical. Sculpt a basket out of several woven strips by stitching them together in a spiral. Manipulate the strips to form the bottom of the basket.