Tag Archives: composition

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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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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Artist Visits NRHS – Drawing and Painting

On Tuesday, June 16, fine artist, Sharon Morley talked art with Drawing and Painting students. Started out as a self-taught artist roughly 15 years ago, Mrs. Morley has created landscapes, portraits and still-life paintings that have shown in local galleries, … Continue reading

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Color Theory Portraits

Drawing and Painting Update: Students recently completed their “Color Theory Portraits.” A few weeks ago I teased a few photographs of their progress. The assignment asked students to draw their portraits from a photograph and then divide the composition 14 times … Continue reading

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Class Updates + Pictures!

Drawing and Painting: This past week students have continued studying objects from direct observation. The objective has been to transfer what is seen opposed to what we already know of the objects (symbols). I’ve told the students to keep their … Continue reading

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