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Monthly Archives: May 2013

Riley

I learn so much about life and the world when Riley is in the studio. Seriously! After the Art History lesson, we were going to find England on the globe. She told me she knew alllllll about the world! Awesome! Riley worked on her Penguin and her Sand Dollars yesterday. We made a Penguin out of…

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The Art History lesson from the week of May 13th-19th is the Purse Cover from Sutton Hoo burial site, Suffolk, England. It is the burial site of Raedwald, Anglo Saxon king from 624. This is a purse cover was for a leather pouch which would have contained coins. The art is cloisonné. Kings were buried with…

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TEENS!!!!!!!

My Teen classes are so much fun. They love being in the studio. Their creativity is so energizing. They are all working on a series of 3 self portraits. You can tell by the mess we are having fun. Keep it up teens! 

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Sadie

Sadie is amazing! Her creativity is crazy. Sadie is working on her Radial Symmetry Sand Dollars. Yesterday she continued to design her sand dollars. Sadie painted her ocean yesterday on foil with Golden fluid acrylics. Next week she will add her sand for the beach and glue down her sand dollars. Sadie will work on…

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Reese, Kylie, Chase, Rachel

My quirky ones!!!! I adore this young artists. My day can be so hum drum then these guys come in the studio and change my day to fabuloso! Rachel is working on her kodra. She is almost finished. Chase and Reese are working on their self portraits. Kylie finished her kodra so she will be…

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Kate, Kendall, Presley, Abby

These artists continued to work on their drawings of some animals. We have 2 giraffes, a panda bear and a zebra. For Art History, we studied some of Leonardo’s and Durer’s animals. We compared Durer’s lions to his hare. We noted that a hare is “timid.” That was the vocabulary word for the day. The…

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Lulu

I finished Lulu yesterday. The painting is 30″x40″ in oil. I think she looks fabulous! She is going to her owner this weekend. Enjoy.

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Breagan, Lauren and McKena

We had 2 animals and an amphibian loose in the studio yesterday. The artists started their Color Wheel Animals and Amphibian – 2 giraffes and a frog. To start class off we studied some of Durer’s and Leonardo’s animals. We compared the lions to the hare – the hare is “timid.” That was our vocabulary…

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