Here are a few images from some of the things our artists have been working on. Oh, and we got new stools! Thanks to those of you that contributed to my Donors Choose Grant.
2nd graders created their own castles after we studied some Irish castles:
1st Graders recently completed some fantastic self portraits! We studied the portraits of Kehinde Wiley. We used photographs and created beautiful patterns to replicate his style, as shown in this piece:
2nd graders have also been working on creating birch tree paintings using masking tape and unconventional painting tools!
And last, but certainly not least, our crazy talented fifth graders have been working on illustrating a book that they are WRITING (yes, they are writing it!) about the 1968 Olympics. Ask them about the story!