Wednesday, October 24, 2012
SEPTEMBER ART PROJECTS
K-4: Russian Imperial Eggs by Carl Faberge' - Students created their own version using Papier-Mache'
5-8: Moscow's St. Basil's Cathedral - Students created their own interpretation of St. Basil's at Night using Oil Pastels
Art Foundations: Students practiced drawing 3D shapes, Sketchbook assignments and a Still Life using pencil and incorporating perspective and shading
HS -Art of the Pacific: Students learned about Marc Chagall's Peace Window and created their own faux stained glass.
Ceramics: Students created their own version of the Russian Imperial Eggs using the pinch pot technique
Printmaking: Students created a series of monoprints using various painterly, additive and subtractive techniques
World History: Students discussed the history of Czars in Russia and the Romanov Family before creating their own Faberge' Eggs and participating in a faux estate auction.
Mural Painting: Students discussed the school's mission of the 3 C's - Competence, Community and Character. The students started creating sketches for the school mural incorporating the 3 C's and the school mascot, The Galloping Ghost