Visual Arts

A ll the pupils in the Junior grades at SAC and the DSG do art. Those who choose to do art as a matric subject do so from Grade 10 through to 12.
The Junior Art Course includes extensive work in art and craft projects applicable to that age group. Projects, geared to the Outcome Based Education programme, include painting, drawing, linocuts, silkscreening, leatherwork, woodcarving, copperwork, glass painting, collage, wire work, decoupage, and a host of other exciting and interesting activities.

The Senior Art Course is divided into a practical and a theory of art component. The practical projects in the Grade 10 foundation year include drawing, painting, pastel, etching and textile printing. Subject matter includes still-life, figure, conceptual and perceptual studies with an emphasis on drawing.