Phone: 210-619-4150


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors of Fine Arts Art EC-12

Mrs. Patel-Ortiz



Welcome to Art 1! This is my 5th year teaching. I graduated from the Art Institute of Dallas with a Bachelor of Fine Arts and specialized in Design. I immediately started designing/working for BIOWORLD, a design/merchandising company based out of Dallas, TX.  

 Course Description

Art 1 sets the foundation for Visual Arts. Students will learn about the elements and principles of art and how they work together to create beautiful works of art. Students will observe different works of art. Students will gain knowledge and understanding of art through constructive critique from their peers and teacher. They will also have the opportunity to experience a wide variety of mediums and learn techniques in drawing, painting, and sculpting.

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