Learn to use tools, materials, techniques, and take care of the studio.
Bring your positive attitude and keep working to find solutions, even when it gets hard.
Think ahead about what you might do, then plan it out. Know that the first solution does not always work. Be willing to try something else.
The art elements and design principles (line, shape, color, form, value, space, texture, etc.) help an artist say what they want to express through an artwork. Make choices with this in mind.
Look at things with an "artist's eye" and take time to look at things more closely.
Ask questions, accept and give feedback. Connect your thinking to other things you know about. Learn to use art vocabulary.
Choose materials you have not used before or need more practice with.
Look at other artists' work, gather ideas, even put some in your own art!
1. Listen and Follow Directions
2. Do Your Best Work
3. Clean Up After Yourself
4. Be Nice