Visual Arts

fine arts 9Plumstead Christian School’s art department is designed to expose the student to the basic elements and principles of design through various media, techniques, and applications. By exercising creativity, students will be encouraged to utilize their unique artistic gifts to honor the Lord and bless others. PCS students create visual arts to give God glory and express gratitude for His gracious works.

Lower School
The Lower school art program is designed to provide a wide variety of experiences through skills, materials, visual concepts, art history, and art appreciation. Students have the opportunity to explore art through painting, drawing, printmaking, ceramics, collage and weaving. Program highlights include a monthly art display at local area businesses, participation in local community contests, and a fine arts festival each spring.

Middle School
The Middle school art curriculum exposes students to a wide variety of disciplines throughout the school year.  Students are encouraged to recognize the ways in which God has uniquely gifted individuals with creative abilities in the visual arts through:

  • Printmaking
  • 3-D Design
  • Drawing
  • Perspective
  • Ceramics
  • Collage
  • Painting
  • Sculpture
  • Textile
  • Computer Arts
  • Figure Drawing

Upper School
The Upper school art curriculum includes art appreciation, art history, and studio classes.  A wide variety of high level classes are available for the advanced artist.  Students display their work within the school and the community.