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Pastels and Popsicles

And watercolors, too. Welcome summer! We’ll be taking a couple of weeks off before the Summer Six weeks of art. Kids will be entering ERDG‘s Young Voices Art Competition. This will be the 3rd year Top of the Wold students

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Pastels and Popsicles

And watercolors, too. Welcome summer! We’ll be taking a couple of weeks off before the Summer Six weeks of art. Kids will be entering ERDG‘s Young Voices Art Competition. This will be the 3rd year Top of the Wold students

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SUMMER SCHEDULE

SUMMER SIX 2017 I will need 4 students signed up to hold each these summer sessions. If you know of friends who’d like to join, please share this with them.  This post will be updated often. WEEK OF JULY 4th

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SUMMER SCHEDULE

SUMMER SIX 2017 I will need 4 students signed up to hold each these summer sessions. If you know of friends who’d like to join, please share this with them.  This post will be updated often. WEEK OF JULY 4th

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Learning from the Masters

We learn a lot from the masters. One of the biggest things we learn is that paintings that appear to be so simple are actually quite complex!

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Learning from the Masters

We learn a lot from the masters. One of the biggest things we learn is that paintings that appear to be so simple are actually quite complex!

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Really Looking

“Nobody sees a flower really; it is so small. We haven’t time, and to see takes time – like to have a friend takes time.”  (Georgia O’Keeffe)  What the students take from this quote is something I tell them every

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Really Looking

“Nobody sees a flower really; it is so small. We haven’t time, and to see takes time – like to have a friend takes time.”  (Georgia O’Keeffe)  What the students take from this quote is something I tell them every

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Art Matters

News from the Top Looks like I’m stuck with mail chimp for my weekly mailings, so please make sure my emails go into your inbox, especially with gmail, by checking the promotions folder, and making it come into your regular

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Art Matters

News from the Top Looks like I’m stuck with mail chimp for my weekly mailings, so please make sure my emails go into your inbox, especially with gmail, by checking the promotions folder, and making it come into your regular

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Student Work

Lots of awesome artworks from the past couple of weeks.  

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Student Work

Lots of awesome artworks from the past couple of weeks.  

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Weekly Update and Show

I’m playing summer by ear, so if anyone wants a 3 or 4-class session, let me know what week, morning or afternoon, and I’ll see if I can make it happen. If I don’t get enough input, I’ll just put

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Weekly Update and Show

I’m playing summer by ear, so if anyone wants a 3 or 4-class session, let me know what week, morning or afternoon, and I’ll see if I can make it happen. If I don’t get enough input, I’ll just put

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Weekly Update

SCHEDULE BELOW Getting all excited for the show. Going over to Bramhall’s tomorrow to start making the place ready.  I want to start hanging the paintings Tuesday.  Still need paintings from: Mason Ainsley Nick Abby Lincoln Jill Ellie Dottie Caitlin

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Weekly Update

SCHEDULE BELOW Getting all excited for the show. Going over to Bramhall’s tomorrow to start making the place ready.  I want to start hanging the paintings Tuesday.  Still need paintings from: Mason Ainsley Nick Abby Lincoln Jill Ellie Dottie Caitlin

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Colleen & Michelle

I keep changing the publish date every time I update this collection of works. I don’t only teach kids. I have a couple of awesome students who come on Wednesday mornings.  Here are their first works.  You’ll enjoy seeing their

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Colleen & Michelle

I keep changing the publish date every time I update this collection of works. I don’t only teach kids. I have a couple of awesome students who come on Wednesday mornings.  Here are their first works.  You’ll enjoy seeing their

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