For a last fun assignment we checked out some nigh sky water color Youtube videos and tried our hand at them. This video worked really well to demonstrate steps and drying in between to build color. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXTf1mpJotA This is a really nice painting by a freshman, Miranda. I love the calming colors of the… Continue reading Watercolor Night Sky
This year we went to Chicago for our art club trip. We had so much fun! Here we are at the train stations in our tie-dye shirts. We had to get some Chicago deep dish pizza at Gino's east. The kids always love Chicago pizza. It was kind of nasty our so we decided… Continue reading Art Club Chicago Trip 2018
Art 3 students made ceramic boxes. The idea was to build boxes using slabs and then decorate them with textures or even themes. We had a little kiln incident and most of them did not make it. But Collin's little crab box survived and I am in love with it.
Art club students provided free cotton candy for the elementary school carnival for the second year in a row! We bought this cotton candy machine a couple years ago to provide cotton candy during our summer movie nights and it has come in handy. Kaylann and Taylor, two sophomores, made cotton candy for the kiddos. … Continue reading Elementary Carnival
Went on a little weekend trip to Argyle State Park to try out our camper driving skills. There she is, the Nana Betty. She is a little work in progress but I am in love. It was awesome weather for a hike and I love the pine forest at Argyle. Ryder just looked so small.… Continue reading Camping Trip