Posts Tagged 'weekly schedule'

Exciting Art News

ART CONTEST: 2020 Marine Endangered Species Art Contest Students are welcome to create artwork for this contest both in art class and at home. Because we have to send the original artwork, students can use other mediums like pen and ink or watercolor. Entries must

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Exciting Art News

ART CONTEST: 2020 Marine Endangered Species Art Contest Students are welcome to create artwork for this contest both in art class and at home. Because we have to send the original artwork, students can use other mediums like pen and ink or watercolor. Entries must

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WEEKLY UPDATE

YES, we have classes tomorrow, Tuesday, March 3, even though there’s no school.  We will be taking pictures for our annual self-portrait challenge and continuing to work on portrait techniques. We have a date for our 12th ANNUAL STUDENT SHOW

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WEEKLY UPDATE

YES, we have classes tomorrow, Tuesday, March 3, even though there’s no school.  We will be taking pictures for our annual self-portrait challenge and continuing to work on portrait techniques. We have a date for our 12th ANNUAL STUDENT SHOW

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Back at It

I hope everyone had a nice relaxing vacation. I was able to make some of the illustrations for this wayside map project I am working on with SEMPBA – Southeastern Massachusetts Pine Barrens Alliance.  It is really cool to be

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Back at It

I hope everyone had a nice relaxing vacation. I was able to make some of the illustrations for this wayside map project I am working on with SEMPBA – Southeastern Massachusetts Pine Barrens Alliance.  It is really cool to be

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Vacation!

NO CLASSES FEBRUARY VACATION – Enjoy the break! I have an art job with a deadline so must put my nose to the grindstone over the school vacation. We did roses for valentine week.  I just love how the same vase

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Vacation!

NO CLASSES FEBRUARY VACATION – Enjoy the break! I have an art job with a deadline so must put my nose to the grindstone over the school vacation. We did roses for valentine week.  I just love how the same vase

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Art in Motion

Last week we did bodies in motion. People are always moving around, and it’s good to learn how to capture gesture.  We’ll do another figure class before we move on to faces. But we’re all hearts and roses this week

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Art in Motion

Last week we did bodies in motion. People are always moving around, and it’s good to learn how to capture gesture.  We’ll do another figure class before we move on to faces. But we’re all hearts and roses this week

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Weekly Update

The students did a great job with the perspective lessons. Now, on to figures and faces. Dig these awesome artworks, and scroll down for the CLASS SCHEDULE CLASS SCHEDULE If you are on the list, I expect that you are coming,

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Weekly Update

The students did a great job with the perspective lessons. Now, on to figures and faces. Dig these awesome artworks, and scroll down for the CLASS SCHEDULE CLASS SCHEDULE If you are on the list, I expect that you are coming,

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Perspective Plus!

Last week we paid attention to one-point perspective. It’s an important lesson to remember about how the horizon and vanishing point impact a composition, and keeping things like buildings, trees, windows and doors logical sizes, and parallel with the page edges.

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Perspective Plus!

Last week we paid attention to one-point perspective. It’s an important lesson to remember about how the horizon and vanishing point impact a composition, and keeping things like buildings, trees, windows and doors logical sizes, and parallel with the page edges.

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Learning from the Masters

We have a lot to learn from the masters, and last week we looked at a lot of masterworks, and the self portraits of a bunch famous masters. It’s not surprising that there were hardly any female painters back in

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Learning from the Masters

We have a lot to learn from the masters, and last week we looked at a lot of masterworks, and the self portraits of a bunch famous masters. It’s not surprising that there were hardly any female painters back in

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year and Welcome back! We did upside-down Santa the week before Christmas, and the kids are hoping for more upside-down work in future. It is a great way to take the brain out of the art-making operation, and get to

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year and Welcome back! We did upside-down Santa the week before Christmas, and the kids are hoping for more upside-down work in future. It is a great way to take the brain out of the art-making operation, and get to

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Holiday Art

Last week students made seasonal artworks for cards. This week is upside-down Santa based on the works of Mike Beeman, my favorite Santa (and bird) painter. Making upside-down paintings is a wonderful exercise where we look at colors, values, and shapes

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Holiday Art

Last week students made seasonal artworks for cards. This week is upside-down Santa based on the works of Mike Beeman, my favorite Santa (and bird) painter. Making upside-down paintings is a wonderful exercise where we look at colors, values, and shapes

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