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Category Archives: Student Art

Cade and Channing

These two artists are so cute together in class. There is a great creative bond going on there:) We started working on some penguins from Antarctica. We found Antarctica on the globe. We also found all the oceans. We discussed how cold it is in Antarctica. The artists started their project by creating a background…

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Kate

Kate was solo in the studio this week. Her fellow student artist, Bennett, wasn’t able to come to class. Kate worked on an acrylic painting. She is doing a great job. After painting, Kate started working on her Pop Art self portrait. I discussed the Pop Art movement – early 1950′s. I showed Kate some…

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Gigi, Sara Jane, Stevie and Lucy

We started class this week with a fun fall activity. I had the artists draw a big leaf then fill the leaf with tissue paper in fall colors. The girls used clear glue to adhere the tissue paper to the paper. The colors were so pretty when the artists overlapped the colored tissue paper. The…

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Ciera

Ciera and I started class this week by studying some stain glass windows created during the Arts and Crafts Movement – the late 1800′s through the early 1900′s. The stain glass  is “symmetrical.” Ciera’s fairy project is “symmetrical.” Ciera worked on her fairy with the Prismas. I discussed with her the use of contrasting colors….

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Olivia, Reese and Kylie

These young artists are building a true bond here at the studio. They get along so well. Their conversations are hysterical. They banter with sarcasm yet admiration. It is so funny. For Art History we studied “Napoleon Crossing the Swiss Alps” by David in the early 1800′s and “The Blue Horses” by Frans Marc in…

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Lauren, Alexis and Taylor

These young artists got a lot done in the studio yesterday. It’s so cool that these young artists want to be in the studio. Sure does make my job a breeze! Alexis finished her palette knife painting of the dolphins. Yay! She added some highlighting and worked on the water. Next week she will varnish…

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Sadler

I always look forward to Mondays, most people don’t. I look forward to my Mondays because Sir Germany comes to the studio. Sadler is working on a Pop Art self portrait. We reviewed Pop Art. I showed Sadler some of Robert Blake’s work. I discussed “icons’ with Sadler. Sadler painted his self portrait. He seems…

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Jack

I saw Jack yesterday and today. He had a make up class on Monday. Jack is always so happy to come into the studio. His class is at 8:15 a.m. so I am still waking up. His smile definitely wakes me up. Jack made a huge fall leaf out of tissue paper and glue. He…

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