The First Day!

Fun times, fun times. “Teambuilding and Cooperation” was the name of the game today. I had so much fun getting to know or catching up with all of you.  Studio in Art made marshmallow, toothpick and straw towers.  The groups that built the tallest and most aesthetically pleasing towers won a pick from the prize bowl.  In […]


Vote for a classmate’s artwork: Each spring, a nation-wide high school arts competition is sponsored by the Members of the House of Representatives. The over-all winner of our district’s competition will be displayed for one year in the U.S. Capitol. The exhibit in Washington will also include artwork from other contest winners nation-wide. Public Gallery […]

Week of November 17th: Studio in Art

MONDAY NOVEMBER 17, 2014 Today we began working with the clay and practicing sculpting techniques. Objectives Understand the properties of clay. Begin to experiment with clay techniques and practice scoring, slipping and modeling. Essential Question How can we be successful sculptors? Texture Looking at whole sculpture Craftsmanship Focusing Task (5 min) What’s-up Warm-up:  Tell me […]