Category Archives: Foundations of Art

Foundations of Art – Self Portraits on Display!

I’m so proud of my 60 Foundations of Art students who’ve recently conquered the self-portrait painting project. This project started out with a simple “selfie” using the iPad app, Posterify, a sharp 2H pencil and a piece of illustration board. Students … Continue reading

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Paul Klee-Inspired Color Variation Paintings

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 hue. Each student chose … Continue reading

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Line Landscapes from Foundations

Foundations of Art students have recently showcased their first major projects.  “Line Landscapes” are on display on Main Street. Students recreated a landscape – either a place they’ve been or want to go and could only use lines and patterns. … Continue reading

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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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Color Grid 2.0 Paintings

“Color Grid 2.0” paintings are now on exhibit in the Media Center. This series of paintings examines the use of primary and secondary colors along with tints and shades of each color. Students mixed all colors from scratch except for the … Continue reading

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Art of All Kinds…. But for now, Surreal, Cut-Paper Landscapes

Sorry for the delay, but all classes in the art room have been vigorously working on several different projects. There’s way too many examples to add to one post, be here’s a start. Look for many more posts within the … Continue reading

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