Monthly Archives: May 2014

Dark, dramatic selves

The students in the 7th grade art class work on many varied projects from ceramics to painting to cartooning.  The work here are self-portraits in charcoal.   A new medium for most of he students, charcoal can be a challenge because … Continue reading

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New Project for 8th grade

Mr. Adams tried out a brand new lesson for this year’s final 8th grade art group and the results are spectacular. Eighth grade students dove into the deep waters of art history for this research/hands-on lesson.  They had to search … Continue reading

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5th grade Coil Pots

Fifth graders have just finished a small scale ceramic piece using a time tested method of clay building.  This coil pottery lesson uses an ancient technique employed by cultures from around the world including the Greeks, Aztecs, Incas, Native Americans all the way … Continue reading

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Last Exhibit of the Year is Up Now

Last Tuesday marked the reception for this schools year’s final Dungeon Gallery Art show. Many students and a few parents showed up to check out the new work and enjoy some snacks and art-minded conversation. The show will remain up … Continue reading

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