Category Archives: student activity

What a Show!

Thank you to the terrific NR Visual Arts team for making the Annual District Art Show such a success. The reception included hundreds of the finest, most creative art pieces from all grade levels. In addition to the art, those … Continue reading

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Come See Us!

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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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Lots of Happenings

Thank you for stopping by. September has been a very busy month in the art room. There will several new posts in the coming few days and weeks. Make sure to subscribe to the blog by adding your email address … Continue reading

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Self Portraits on Display

The wait is finally over! It all started with a simple “selfie” using the iPad app, Posterify, a sharp 2H pencil and a piece of 24” x 36” illustration board. Dating back to mid-October, students carefully studied and transposed enlarged … Continue reading

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Nadia Rawle – Featured Artist

Working alongside North Reading Middle School’s art teacher, Mrs. O’Brien, we have begun featuring exceptional artists within the student body. You can currently see NRHS 9th grader, Nadia Rawle’s stunning artwork on display at central office. Although Nadia is only … Continue reading

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Simplified Color Mixing in Foundations of Art

We have all seen the seemingly endless choices of color. Looking for red? Well, what kind of red? Primary, bright, venetian, alizerin crimson hue, naphthol crimson, quinacridone, and red oxide are just a few of the choices available to us. … Continue reading

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