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Thursday, May 21, 2020

Food Portraits Inspired by Arcimboldo



 Students learned a bit about Italian painter Giuseppe Arcimboldo who is well known for using foods as features in his portraits. As you can see, our students had fun with this idea!








Friday, May 15, 2020

More Amazing Student Artists

This week, students were asked to go outside and use their artist's eyes to observe something natural growing in springtime (a leaf emerging, a flower blooming, a nest being built) then draw it.












Thursday, May 7, 2020

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Shadow Drawings

Students began by tracing shadow. THEN they added details to the drawing to turn it into something completely NEW!!





Thursday, April 16, 2020

Found Object Color Wheels and Fractured Art


Students continue to send along their really cool found object color wheels.



As well as some awesome "fractured art" inspired by Native American Artist Frank Big Bear.


Thursday, April 9, 2020

Found Object Color Wheel


This week in art, students were challenged to create a color wheel using objects that they found around their houses. 


We are surrounded by color--just look! 


and another nature mandala!