Paper mache mask
Masks, Paper Mache

Paper Mache “Masks”

With my Art 1 kids we made "Masks" using paper mache.  I am using the term mask loosely as some of the projects have really be elevated.  Students made sketches for their masks.  I talked about making sketches of several views since the final products would be 3D. Here is an example of Freshman Dayzi's sketch:… Continue reading Paper Mache “Masks”

spoon mirror
Found Objects Mosaics, Uncategorized

Found Objects Mosaics

This project was fun but very open in terms of what the students were able to do.  I showed them examples of found object sculptures and mosaics and challenged them to make their own.  I had a small collection of random objects available for use and students brought their supplies in.  Some of these mosaics… Continue reading Found Objects Mosaics

3/14/18 Walk Out, Events

3/14/18 Walk Out

Some of our students chose to participate in today's walk out in remembrance of  victims at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.  I am proud of the students who chose to exercise their right to peaceful protest.  Our students quietly walked from their classrooms and congregated in either the cafeteria or right outside the… Continue reading 3/14/18 Walk Out