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Category Archives: Student Art

Cade, Lizzy, Vivi and Lauren

We welcomed Lauren to this class, she had a make up class. I’ve had Lauren since she was 3 so she really knows her way around the studio. Cade worked on his farm scene and his shark. Cade has to add the teeth to the shark next week. Lizzy and Vivi worked on their amantes….

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Emma, Emily, Kendall and Presley

Where do the weeks go? It seems just like yesterday that I was writing the class summary for this class! The girls are so much fun to visit with in the studio. They love art! To get ready for the show, I had the girls start right away on their projects. Presley worked on her…

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Scarlett and Andrew

Scarlett and I welcomed Andrew to the studio this week. It was his first lesson. To start class, the artists created their own color wheel. I only used the primary colors. Scarlett and Andrew made their own secondary colors. I reviewed the colors several times. They were so cute when they realized they had made…

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Ben and Trey

We welcomed Ben to the studio this week. Ben and Trey are friends.  I think Ben was overwhelmed with all the “stuff” in the studio:) The young artists are going to do a really cool project. They chose a wild animal. They will draw the animal then decorate and design the animal in Sharpie. After…

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Sara Jane, Gigi, Stevie and Lucy

These young artists keep me very busy! There is never a dull or quiet moment:) They are always so excited about creating some art. We started class with an art activity. The girls used pastel and gesso to create a background. Then with a waterbased oil pastel the artists had to write a positive word…

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Kate and Bennett

Kate and Bennett came to the studio Wednesday afternoon for their lesson. These 2 artists love my Pandora station – 60′s, 70′s and 80′s. Kate and Bennett know almost all the songs and they love guessing the bands. Kate glued her NOA back together. I had cut the painting into 1″ squares. She glued it…

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Cade

Cade and his huge grin came into the studio this week ready to create some artwork:) We started the class with an art activity. I demonstrated to Cade what we were going to do. I defined the word – “demonstrate.” Cade used pastels and watered gesso to create a background. He was doing this activity…

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Channing

Channing came into the studio for her lesson and was immediately asking about Tracy – my studio Golden Retriever:) Channing worked on her proportion project. I reviewed proportion as a Principle of Art. She finished painting her very large flowers. Channing also worked on her pterodactyl. She painted the plants and trees for the landscape….

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