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  • North High School
    Principal: Jay Chelf
    626 West 53rd Street
    Davenport, IA 52806
    Phone: (563) 723-5500
    Fax:  (563) 445-5953
  • Visual Arts

    Art Classes offered with Essential Skills:

    Art Foundations, Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Claywork, Photography, Computer Graphics I, Computer Graphics II, Jewelry Design And Production, Art Portfolio, Advanced Studio 3-D, Advanced Photography and AP Studio Art

    Art Staff:

    Teacher

    Email Contact

    Classes Taught

    Kevin Gunn

    gunnke@davenportschools.org

     

    Clayworks
    Computer Graphics I
    Computer Graphics II
    Drawing
    Painting
    Photography
    Motion Graphic/Video
    Sculpture

    Michele O’Brien

    obrienm@davenportschools.org

    Claywork
    Photography
    Sculpture
    Painting
    Adv. Photography
     
     

    Dave Schaeffer

    schaefferd@davenportschools.org

    Art Foundations
    Drawing
    Painting
    Art Portfolio
    AP Studio Art
     
         

     

    Department Activities: 2017-18

    Thursday 2:45-3:45  –  Art Club Meeting in room 232 Google Classroom Code – 37zks2

    Aug. 18 – North Open House 5:30 – 7:00  

    Aug. 31 – 1st Art Club to Plan Year  

    Sept. 20 – Extended Contract Day PD

    Sept. 27 – Parent Teacher conference

    Sept. 28 – Portfolio Review – Figge 9:30 – 12:30

    Sept. 29 – American Academy of Art – Sarah Kasch 1:45 room 232

    Oct. 1 – Register for Village in Bloom Sculpture class

    Oct. 11 – Check out 3-D Printer AEA

    Oct. 19 – Final Exams

    Oct. 20 – Final Exams

    Oct. 22 – 1:00-4:00 Graffiti for Good

    Oct. 25 – Return 3-D Printer AEA

    Oct. 26 – Village in Bloom Sculpture Workshop

    Oct. 28 – Village in Bloom Sculpture Workshop

    Oct. 28 – St. Ambrose AP Art Day

    Nov. 7 – Applications for Festival of Trees due in Classroom

    Nov. 10 and 11 – Hang Festival of Trees

    Nov. 16 – Festival of Trees Opening

    Nov. 26 – Take Down Festival of Trees

    Jan. 27 – Art Clinic Hosted at West High 10:00-3:00

    Jan. 30 – Hang North Park Mall Art Show

    Feb. 13 – Deliver City Hall Landmark Art

    Feb. 20 – Take Down North Park Mall Art Show

    March 2 – Iowa All-State Portfolios Due – http://www.artedia.org/programs/all-state/

    March  3 – Figge Brand Boeshaar Scholarship Due

    March 9 – Fine Arts Aud

    March 10 – Watershed Science / Art Event 10:00-3:00

    March 14 – City Hall Landmark Reception 5:00pm

    March 15 – Quad City Arts Student Applications due

    March  23 – Quad City Arts delivery of work

    Apr. 5 – Quad City Art Awards Reception 6:30pm

    Apr. 8 – All-State Judging Finalized 11:59pm

    Apr. 13 – Photography Society of America (PSA) Due

    May 5 – All-State Awards Des Moines Art Center

    May 5 – Village in Bloom – Life on the Farm

    May 9 – AP Portfolios Due 8:00 am Digital Submission

    May 11 – AP Portfolios Due – 5 Quality Physical Submission

    May 26 – Pastel Competition – Bucktown Center 9:15-4:00pm

    June 29 – Pastel Awards 6:00-9:00pm

    AP Studio Art 

    Art Club

    Artwork

    Awards

    Pastel Team Winners