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Category Archives: Student Art

Ciera

I want to apologize for not getting a picture of Ciera working. We got so busy I forgot to pick up my phone for a photo. That’s a good thing in a way though:) I did get a picture of her project – the symmetrical fairy. We started class with an Art History lesson –…

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Reese, Kylie, Olivia and Libby

We started class Tuesday with an Art History lesson – Early Italian Renaissance, Botticelli, “Madonna of the Book.” Note the AH category. After AH the artists started working on their projects. Reese worked on his ink drawing of his coati. He worked on the front paws. After the coati, Reese worked on his Pop Art…

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Breagan, Lauren and Taylor

We started class this week with an Art History lesson – Early Italian Renaissance, “Madonna of the Book”, Botticelli. Note the Art History category. After AH, I had the artists draw a still life. I discussed “space” as an Element of Art. I emphasized “negative space.” We also discussed “proportion.” I asked the girls not…

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Sadler

Sadler and I started class with an Art History lesson – Early Italian Renaissance – Botticelli: in Art History category. We haven’t drawn in quite awhile so Sadler and I drew a still life. I was emphasizing negative space while drawing. After completion of the still life, I told Sadler to divide the negative space…

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Ben and Trey

Better late than never getting this class summary posted:) In class Thursday, Ben and Trey started with a still life drawing. I discussed “space” and “proportion” as Elements and Principles of Art. The artists drew the still life without talking as by my suggestion. They really concentrated:) After the still life, the young artists worked…

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Vivi and Lizzy

Better late than never getting this class summary out! To start class last Friday Lizzy and Vivi worked on a still life. We discussed “negative space” as an Element of Art. The artists drew the still life then filled in the negative space with crayon designs. This is a good activity to make the artist…

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Emily, Emma and Kendall

We had a very lively class this week as usual:) These girls bring a lot of creative energy to the studio. We started class by drawing a still life. Before the artists started, I discussed “Space” as an Element of Art – positive and negative space. The artists drew the still life. I told the…

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