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Yearly Archives: 2012

Kate & Abby G.

Sorry, no photo this week. I had full intentions but we get so busy sometimes I forget to pick up my camera. I get busy because the young artists hit the studio door ready to create and FULL of artistic ENERGY! Wow! I need to assign a photo reminder person – that would help. We…

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Breagan, Lauren & McKena

What a great way to enjoy a Monday  having these 3 young artists come to the studio. We started class with a bang as usual. Their journals were ready on the table for the girls. They prepared a background for next weeks journal activity. They will be writing and gluing images having to do with…

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Quartz Mountain Abstract

Just finished this painting this morning. I was influenced by one of my photos of part of the Quartz Mountain range in Oklahoma. Enjoy. 

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Kaela, Alexis, Zoe and Brooke

These young young artists come into the studio with exploding artistic energy!  That’s about as good as I can explain it. They are a super group to teach. We started class off with Kaela and Zoe drybrushing their journal covers. They ended up using some metallic colors. The covers turned out so cool! I then…

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Maddux, Maverick, Emily & Kaci

This crew loves art. They always talk about how cool it would be to spend the night at the studio and paint alllll night. Then I have to inform that Ms. Ronda isn’t a spring chicken anymore! I go to bed at 9:30!!!! They never want to leave – I love that! They always come…

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Sadler

Sadler is loving his journal. He is creating artworks on his own. He showed me his creations. I love that. We didn’t work on his journal this week due to the Art History lesson. We celebrated Horatio Greenough’s b.day. The lesson is in an earlier post. The vocabulary words were: commission & controversial. Cool vocabulary…

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Annie, Christine & Libby

As stated in my earlier post about my other teen class  - I love teaching these teens – 4 at a time and not 30! These young artists really want to be at the studio. After greeting one another and hearing about all the school news, the teens got started right away on their projects….

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Rachel and Ava T.

Ava and Rachel had a great class on Wednesday. We were super busy working on our Mixed Media Collages. We reviewed the idea of a Mixed Media Collage. I defined “media” again. The artists started stenciling numbers and letters on their collages. The girls enjoyed digging through all the stencils. We also worked on adding…

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