Monthly Archives: October 2015

Artist of the Month

In honor of our western Halloween traditions I thought it would be interesting to show off how another culture looks at the spirit world. This months artists are the Aymara People of Bolivia and their elaborately carved wooden masks for the … Continue reading

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Illusion of Depth

Fifth graders have just finished a lengthy unit about landscape and creating the Illusion of Depth on a flat surface. They started with true 3 dimensionality and built ceramic landscapes, next they drew landscapes with pastel.  These drawings considered not … Continue reading

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Grade 6 Drawing

Sixth graders have finished the first assignment of the new year, a carefully observed drawing of student created still life displays.  Students worked hard to use multiple drawing techniques and a range of values to make their drawings look 3D.

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