Saturday, March 12, 2016
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., our district has an annual "Spirit of Service" art contest. All fourth and fifth graders participated at the campus level. Three of our students participated at the district level. One fifth grader earned "Second Place" and another earned "Honorable Mention". The individual pictures below are the ones entered into the district contest. The collective pictures are the campus level entries.
Sunday, January 17, 2016
Although the drawings/paintings themselves look simple, the students had to measure and mix tempera paint and baking soda to create a snow-like texture to paint their snowman:
Each grade level study different aspects of Joan Miro's artwork and then created their own artwork inspired by him:
After studying artist Joan Miro, the students created collaborative murals based on the shapes and lines found in his work: