Vendedor de Alcatreces

The Fifth graders project lasted three weeks since they only have art once a week. This lesson was a wonderful study of artist Diego Rivera, and his painting Vendedor de Alcatreces.  I found the lesson here.  This lesson included symmetry, mixed media,  and collage.  A great way of introducing different art elements to kids.

Open House

Last week was Open House at our school! I was swamped with parents! No time to really take photos. Here are a few.

Raise Your Hand If You’re Ready For Art!

Oh we are SO ready for art! Two weeks in and these K-5th graders have been ARTing their little tails off! We are learning about the Elements of Art, specifically Lines. So we first watched a video about lines. Then we watched another. Then… we made ART! 5th graders watched these videos to introduce them to … Continue reading

Art Class has begun!

These little guys are SO excited about their new art class!