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New Exhibits on Main Street

Lots of new work has recently been put on display from Foundations of Art and Drawing and Painting classes. The abstract art unit has come to a close in Drawing and Painting and students have helped curate an exhibit of … Continue reading

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52 DPH (Drawings Per Hour

It is my opinion that we are too often too meticulous and careful in our actions in work and play. Surely,these actions have consequences, but sometimes the best actions and decisions are made in a fraction of the time. This … Continue reading

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Free-Form Color Investigations from Foundations

    Students recently delved more deeply into color mixing during the free-form color investigation paintings designed by Olivia Gude. These paintings, inspired by modern painters like Paul Klee (left) explore developing a wide variety of colors within a specific … Continue reading

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Bob Ross Day

The last day before vacation was a “Bob Ross Day.” Foundations of Art and Anatomy and Figure Drawing students immersed themselves in the art-making process Bob Ross made into an 11 year-running painting show. Bob made it all look deceptively … Continue reading

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Musician Portraits on Display

Drawing and Painting students are relieved to have this project under their belts. This was an experimental project, based on the traditional drawing assignment that requires the artist to cut a portrait in half and draw the other side. I … Continue reading

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Bridge Program Logo

Students in Art Portfolio, Aleksa Wilk and Thomas Wuorinen recently came up big and dazzled Principal Loprete and Mrs. Buckley, Adjustment Counselor with their cooperative painting to represent North Reading Public School’s new Bridge Program. The program promotes a smooth … Continue reading

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