Thursday, October 25, 2007

Radial Symmetry

This students work was created in his classroom, and he was so proud of it he asked to take a picture of it. I always enjoy seeing how creativity transcends the art room.

Haunted house

Two third graders created this haunted house, complete with graveyard, and spooky webs, bats and spiders!

Collage, and other tidbits

Cardboard sculpture

This student has been working for several classes to create a Christmas themed house. There is a tree in the corner, a snowman, and furniture off to the right.

Collage and Assemblage

A pipe cleaner spider...
Another student created a lift the flap collage...
And a purse! This student and a friend have been creating watermelon themed works of art for weeks.

Sunday, September 30, 2007


A mask from a third grader.

Collage art

painted paper collage, people.
city scene.

Some students have been creating 2 and 3 dimensional works of art at collage.

Clay face

Fourth graders have been 'playing' with clay in preperation for our unit on clay handbuilding.

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

"It's raining art!"

That's what the first grader who created this said
about this work of art.

Monday, September 10, 2007


One of our fourth graders wanted to sew, so we set-up a mini center for sewing this week.


These works of art were created by second graders in our assemblage center. This center makes use of otherwise disposed of materials like cardboard tubes, boxes, clothespins, wire, etc.

Drawing, Collage, and assemblage are open

2 beautiful drawings from two first graders!

New year in the art room


Our art room is ful again with students creating, drawing, building! You can once again visit us each week to see what is happening in our studio.

Friday, June 01, 2007

Guest Artist

Today our art room had a guest artist. Vladimir Shpitalnik demonstrated rod puppets with our fourth graders. Each student then learned about creating 'sets' for puppet shows and even used a puppet theatre our guest artist made!

Friday, May 11, 2007


This piece was created by a second grade artist. He wanted to show emotions on each tape face.

Wednesday, May 09, 2007


After giving instructions on turning 2-dimensional paper into 3-dimensional sculpture, one of our second graders made these beautiful creations!


Our students have been busy learning the basics of puppetmaking.

Wednesday, April 25, 2007


A beautiful collage by a first grader!!

Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Pottery Wheel

The fourth graders are busy working on their pottery at the wheel.

Friday, April 20, 2007


The students have been busy creating buildings and cities in our new center.