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Foreign Language Art Contest

This is a great opportunity and a good prompt to keep you going over February break. http://mafla.org/awards-contests/for-students/ 2019 THEME: LEVEL UP Your Language Education! Premise MaFLA wants to raise students’ awareness of the role that world languages play in the … Continue reading

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Still Life Compositions with a Personal Touch

Art Portfolio and Drawing and Painting students have a big reason to celebrate as they have just conquered their own still life compositions. They were tasked to assemble objects that speak to their personality, heritage or even just a collection … Continue reading

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Vitruvian Man Project

This project challenged Anatomy and Figure Drawing students to examine and then create their own proportional systems based on existing or imaginary characters. Through careful examination, students created an accurate rendering of a character which corresponded to their unique proportions. … Continue reading

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Color Investigations

Additional Foundations of Art projects are on display! Students explored how to mix essentially any color by carefully combining the primary colors and white. The current paintings, I call “Color Investigation Panels” are based on recently delved more deeply into … Continue reading

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Color on Display

Lots of color is on display in on Main Street as well as in the Media Center.¬†Foundations of Art classes recently completed surreal, cut-paper landscapes. The project asked students¬†to re-create a landscape photograph using only cut pieces of colored paper. … Continue reading

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Check out the Contest List 2018

For those eager to show off your art beyond NRHS, check out this contest list. I update it as I learn of new contest and events. Please let me know if you want to submit any of your work into … Continue reading

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Inktober @ NRHS

  Many artists at NRHS have expressed interest in “Inktober” which gives artists of all ages 31 prompts for every day of October. All prompts are up for interpretation of how to respond. I decided to make an Inktober board … Continue reading

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