Tag Archives: drawing and painting

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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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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Disney Character Breakfast – Earn Community Service Hours!

The FONRPRC, Inc. is hosting a Disney Character Breakfast on January 25th and is looking for NRHS Digital Photography students to photograph the event. You will gain community service hours. Mr. Dexter will also give extra credit to any students … 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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Sneak Peek – Color Theory Portraits

  Drawing and Painting Update: What is better than drawing from the help of a grid? Drawing without one! Students were somewhat annoyed with me when I told them they had to draw images of themselves freehand. I was secretly … Continue reading

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