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Monthly Archives: July 2013

Abby, Rachel, Stevie and Alex

I start my week every Monday with this wonderful class. The artists are all so eager to come to the studio. Plus they are such mannerly kiddos. Makes my job even better! They are working on their Self Portraits. The other sketches are Abby’s and Rachel’s from their sketchbooks. We are working on their backgrounds…

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July 15th-19th

The buzz of creativity was very obvious in the studio last week. The photos are of several artists who came to the studio to tap into their creativity. We had painted animals, animalitos, nature collage and self portraits. Stay tuned for this week’s creativity. 

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Sadler and I kept busy this morning, as usual. We find all sorts of things to talk about while we work. We started off working on our mixed media collage. We painted part of the cardboard. It is going to be really cool. Then Sadler messed around with the “gelli” plate to create some monoprints….

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Young men artists

These young men worked hard this morning. The last sketchbook cover was finished. The boys are working on Animalitos – paper mache animals. We have an alligator and a dolphin. These creatures look so good. The boys are working on the paper mache icky sticky part. One more layer and they will start the painting. They will…

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Alex, Abby, Stevie, Rachel

These young artists had a great time working in their sketchbooks first. We looked at what they had done in their sketchbooks last week, too. The kids made a viewfinder for this week’s assignment. Then came the self portraits. They are looking great as you can tell. The portraits will be mounted on MDF board….

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Jayme and Glory – it’s a date!

Jayme and Glory come to the studio every Sunday for an artistic date. Jayme is painting a huge picture of his cat and Glory os working on a nonobjective abstract. Having a date at the studio is such a great idea for couples. It gives them a relaxed atmosphere, no kids, music and just time to…

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