Tuesday, October 04, 2011

Monochromatic paintings

Students in fourth grade learn how to create a monochromatic painting. Using only one color plus black and white, students are asked to create a work of art. Students learn concepts like color mixing, tints and shades, and how color has value.

Thursday, September 15, 2011


One student noticed a copy of the book DARTH PAPER STRIKES BACK in our room. A student left it behind one day. he asked to borrow it for art, and made a fabulous Darth Paper origami! This student has been inspiring others with his knowledge of origami!

Tuesday, September 06, 2011

New year at Sliney!

Welcome to our Sliney art blog for 2011-2012! We will be showcasing a bit of work throughout the year. come back to see examples of what the students are interested in as they create their own original works of art. See the information on the sidebar for upcoming events. We will tell you more about our yearly art shows as we get closer. Welcome again, and thank you for supporting the arts at John B. Sliney elementary!