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Category Archives: Student Art

Super Jack!

Super Jack came running into the studio yesterday with his hood on his head – Super Jack! We had a great class. We started with a thumb print fall tree. Super Jack did this tree in his sketchbook. He used tempera paint. We looked at several falls trees on my iPad. We discussed the fall…

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Jack

Jack and I started class this morning with the Art History lesson. Even my 2 year olds learn the Art History lesson. We found WF, Texas, Crete, the Mediterranean Sea and the oceans on the globe. So cool!!! I showed Jack the murals and the bowls the Minoans painted with sea life – sooooo Jack…

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Lauren, Breagan, Alexis and Taylor

We started class with the Art History lesson for the week – the Palace of Knossos.  We found Crete, the Aegean Sea and the Mediterranean Sea on my globe. Taylor worked on her kodra. It is turning out so cool. She loves all the detail. Breagan started her kodra of a horse. The cards are…

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Sadler

Sadler finished gluing his nonobjective abstract back together. I’ll flatten it and varnish it. He can take it home next week. He started his Pop Art self portrait. We studied Warhol and Lichenstein. Sadler really enjoyed starting this project. It is going to look so cool. He even decided all the colors he wants to…

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Palace of Knossos, Crete

This week we will be studying the Palace of Knossos, Crete. We will study the Minoan civilization 3,000 -1,450 B.C. The palace was not build just for a king, it was like a modern day shopping mall/office building. It was a beautiful open air palace. The Minoans did not have to build the palace in…

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Kate, Bennett and Libby

These young artists end my Wednesdays in a very relaxed creative fashion. They are all three so talented. Kate is working on an acrylic painting. It’s been a while since Kate painted with a brush, so she is really enjoying herself. Bennett is working on his nonobjective abstract in acrylic. He will cut it into…

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Gigi, Sara Jane, Lucy and Stevie

This class starts 90 mph every week! There is always some news to discuss – lunch menu, school events, Halloween costumes and more! There is never a dull or quiet moment! They definitely keep me awake! This week we started class with an Art History lesson – the Palace of Knossos on Crete. We studied…

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Breagan, Lauren and Taylor

Well now that the show is over I can get back to blogging the class summaries. It was great to hear about the show from these young artists yesterday. They all had their own stories to tell about the show. We started class with a fun string and paint activity. The girls used metallic paint…

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