Wednesday, November 17, 2010

By: Jarrel & Monique

What We Did Last Week:
  • Blog #5
  • 2nd Career Coaching Session
  • Open Studio

Skills We Practiced:

  • Communication & Collaboration
  • Initiative & Self-Direction
  • Giving & Receiving Feedback
  • Professionalism

This Week's Taska:

  • Blog #6
  • Critique
  • Open Studio
  • Learning new things like how to interview and writing a resume from our career coaches.

This is Travell working on a painting of his positive influence person.

This is Monique working on her positive influence person's background history.

This is Roshunda working on her positive influence background history.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Review of Week 5 by Travell Johnson & Bruce Davis

What we did last week:
  • Blog # 4
  • Open studio
  • Critique
  • Worked on full sized composition

Employability skills we used last week:

  • Communication & Collaboration
  • Critical thinking & Problem solving
  • Self direction & Initiative
  • Giving & receiving feedback

This week we will:
  • Blog #5
  • Start final portraits
  • Have career coaching topic #2
  • Open studio
  • 5 minute informal performance feedback from our Lead Artist

                      Monica with her Positive Influencer

                    Jarrel with his Positive Influencer

                    Bruce with Deandra Harris, his Positive Influencer

                    Wednesday, November 3, 2010

                    Review of Week #4 by Roshunda and Monique

                    Gabriela and her person of positive influence, Arely, view the artwork of past Apprentices

                    What We Did Last Week

                    • Started the critique of composition
                    • Compositions
                    • Career coaching
                    • Mid-point evaluations
                    • Open studio time

                    Jarrel works with his Manpower Career Coach

                    Skills We Practiced
                    • Communication and Collaboration
                    • Giving and Receiving Feedback
                    • Creativity and Innovation
                    • Professionalism
                    • Critical Thinking/Problem Solving

                    Roshunda chose Mary, her Career Coach, to be her person of positive influence

                    What We Are Doing This Week
                    • Blog #4
                    • Open Studio
                    • Review of Technical Approaches
                    • Finished Friday's Critique
                    Travell, Jarrel, Bruce and Roshunda in the work space
                    1. We learned to put more details and less value in our compositions.
                    2. We practiced getting our work done in the time that is given.