Thursday, December 18, 2014

Turkeys

Kindergarten students made water color and oil pastel turkeys for the kindergarten Thanksgiving Feast!  Every student had a turkey displayed in the cafeteria for the big feast!  Check out their turkeys below!





Owl Babies

Miss. Valentina's class listened to the story "Owl Babies" by Martin Waddell and then created an illustration to go along with the story.  They used tempera paint, colored paper and oil pastels to create their "owl babies" pictures.



Native American weaving

2nd grade students learned about art in Native American cultures.  They drew a Native American inspired  landscape as the background and used yarn to create a tree weaving.  Check out their art below!





Monochromatic bikes

4th grade students learned how to make tints and shades using tempera paint.  




Puppies

Miss. Valentina's class made puppy pictures using tempera paint, oil pastel and metallic paper!





5 Senses painting

Kindergarten students learned about the 5 senses during their Day 0 in December.  In art class, they used fruit smelling paint to create a picture of a bowl of fruit.  The art room smelled great that day! Check out their masterpieces below!







Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Warm and Cool Landcapes

Third grade students learned about the warm and cool colors and applied their knowledge of color theory in landscapes. They used the warm colors in the background and the cool colors in the foreground and middle ground.