Thursday, December 6, 2012

Art Ed Blog of the Year

Head on over to the Art of Education blog!  They are having open nomintations for the 2nd annual Art Ed Blog of the Year! Also, if you don't already follow Jessica, her blog is a must for art educators!!  She has so many great ideas! 

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Lady Liberty

First grade students learned about the artist Peter Max and his work with American Symbols.  They mixed the 3 primary colors together to create colorful background papers.  They used black oil pastel to draw the Statue of Liberty.  Check out Lady Liberty's portraits' below! 

Sunday, December 2, 2012

Seascapes & Sailboats

Third grade students learned about Seascapes, and the Warm & Cool colors through this project.  They had to identify the background, middle ground and foreground.  Various art techniques were used to create these masterpieces as well!