Tuesday, April 22, 2014

2nd grade Water lilies

Claude Monet revised and modernized.  Check out the use of warm and cool colors, technology usage and collage.  I love how these turned out.  Thank you, Pintrest!

Friday, April 18, 2014

This week in art

The first graders are almost finished with their Royal self-portraits.
 "Look, I made art with glue" - I see a future Pollack!

The second graders are almost finished with their Water lily project.

The fourth graders are gridding-off their selfies.

The fifth graders are getting into the grovin' weavin' mood.

Happy Good Friday!  It is a good one!

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

3rd grade Finster self-portraits

They are complete!  And I am in love - with this lesson, with the artist Howard, and with the student artwork.  Wow.  I am really blown away by the writing skills of these third graders.  Not to even mention how proud and happy I am to see their awesome art skills and use of creative choices.  Words can't express;take a look for yourself: