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Category Archives: Student Art

Emma, Kendall and Emily

These young artists had a make up class yesterday. We started class by looking at some of Rembrandt’s India ink drawings, mostly of landscapes. I let the girls chose a picture of a landscape. All three of the pictures had barns in the landscapes. The artists then painted India ink sketches on newsprint. The sketches…

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Ben, Trey, Kate and Libby

We had a conglomeration of creativity in this class this week. Ben and Trey worked on their designing animals. They created designs which created rhythm on their animals. Rhythm is a Principle of Art. Ben and Trey both started coloring in their designs. They will also create a background for the animals. Kate was making…

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Channing and Cade

These two young artists started coming to the studio for the same class. They do great together. They both like to keep an eye on the other one’s project. We worked on their molas from Mexico. We found Mexico on the globe along with the 5 oceans, the equator and the N & S Hemispheres….

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Bennett

Bennett was solo Wednesday in the studio. Kate had a tennis match. Bennett worked on gluing his nonobjective abstract together to create another abstract. He glued the pieces onto a black piece of mat board. I had him leave a little black showing between each piece. The black really makes the colors pop. Bennett will…

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Gigi, Sara jane, Stevie and Lucy

Giggles and laughter fill the studio when these young artists are present for class. They absolutely love being at the studio. That makes my heart sing! Gigi, Sara Jane and Stevie worked on their animalitos. Each week we review the art history that goes along with each project. The girls are super at remembering all…

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Ciera

Ciera is a newcomer to the studio but she fits right into the creative energy:) We started class by creating some marblized paper with shaving creme and paint. Ciera really enjoyed pouring the paint on the creme. She was very proud of her marblized paper. For her project, Ciera is working on a symmetrical fairy…

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Olivia, Reese and Kylie

It is always good to see these young teens in the studio. This week Olivia worked on her kodra. Kodras are from Poland. They are a cut paper artwork. Olivia is creating a Native American scene with tee-pee, Indian and all sorts of animals. She is really enjoying the paper cutting. Kylie worked on her…

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Breagan, Lauren, Alexis and Taylor

We had a variety of creations going on yesterday in this class. Lauren worked on her foal painting. She painted an undercoat for the pasture. Lauren also worked on her peacock animalito. She is done with the last layer of paper maiche. Next week Lauren will start painting the peacock. Breagan worked on her kodra….

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