Tuesday, October 26, 2010


The 6th graders recently learned how to draw people by using a technique we call "gestures". Here is an excellent project that Olivia completed.

Three Musicians

The 7th graders just recently looked at works by several different artists titled, "Three Musicians" and then created their own. Each student chose a genre of music and researched things that would work for that genre (instruments, colors, clothing, etc.). Here is an excellent example made by Jessica.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Pumpkin Painting

The 6th grade Independent Study students have been painting pumpkins that they donated to Van Wert Manor nursing home. Here are a few cute pics! Great job Madison, Alexis, Brandon, and Mark!

Saturday, October 16, 2010


The 8th graders learned how to draw in 2 point perspective by drawing a city using any theme they chose. Here are 2 of the best!

Apple Festival

Our students recently submitted work for the 2010 Apple Festival. Here are a few of the entries.

Still-Life Drawings

The 7th graders started the trimester by working on these still-life drawings.

Still-Life Drawings

The 6th graders learned about value, highlights, shadows, and gauging when they drew these still-life drawings.

One Pt. Perspective

The 7th graders learned about one point perspective drawing by creating a room with a theme that meant something to them. Here is Hayley's weather room.


The 6th graders learned how to gauge by drawing blocks. Here are a few examples

Friday, October 8, 2010

Three Musicians

Here is a great place for the 7th graders to see examples of the Three Musicians project that we looked at during class!