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Crafts & Fine Arts

Learn skills, techniques and tools in drawing, painting, sculpting, printing, fiber arts, or graphic design. Visit art galleries, art shops or an artist's studio. Let your imagination run wild and express yourself creatively while you strengthen your abilities. New to 4-H? Get involved in the Craft & Fine Arts project!

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What you can do

Level 1: Get Started in Art Curriculum

Explore the basic elements of visual art through activities on color, line, space, balance and then complete your own work of art.

Level 2: Visual Arts Curriculum 1- Sketchbook Crossroads

Drawing, fiber arts, sculpture, perspective drawing, inkle loom weaving and sculpting with cardboard.

Level 3: Advanced Visual Arts 2 - Portfolio Pathways

Painting, printing, and graphic design including painting a self-portrait, plexiglas etching and typography.

Discover 4-H Clubs

Free curriculum from Utah State 4-H. Registration is required for download access.

Record keeping & evaluation

For adult leaders


New to 4-H? Get involved in the Craft & Fine Arts project!

Jan Derdowski, Extension educator

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