Happy last day of school for the 2018-2019 school year! I hope you enjoy your summer and I will be looking forward to seeing you in the fall for 2019-2020 school year!
Here are some summer art project ideas:
Mable House Arts Center- Mableton
Marietta/Cobb Art Museum-Marietta Square
The Art Station-Kennesaw
The High Museum of Art-Atlanta
Our first annual "Evening of the Arts" was a huge success on May 2nd! We filled the cafeteria with parents and family who came out to see the chorus and drama club's performance as well as walk the hallways of our student art gallery! Here are some photos from the event posted below.
Spring is here! Welcome back students! I hope that you had a fun & also restful week of Spring Break last week. We are back to work in the art room finishing up on all our projects which we will soon be showcasing at the upcoming "Evening of the Arts" on May 2nd, 2019. It will be our first annual fine arts event. Our Music & Drama students will perform a musical and all students of Fair Oaks ES will have their art work on display throughout the hallways of our main building.
ART CLUB this month: 4/11, 4/18 & 4/25. Our Last Meeting for this year will be 4/25/2019.
Art Club students at work.
HAPPY YOUTH ART MONTH
This month we are celebrating Youth Art Month! All grades are busy working toward completing projects for our upcoming "Evening of the Arts" on May 2nd, 2019. Art Club participants are helping to get the art work ready for the musical performance that Drama & Chorus will be presenting on the "Evening of the Arts".
Art Club meets: 3/7,3/14,3/21 & 3/28.
February is Black History Month!
This month in 3rd -5th grades we will be exploring different famous African American Artists who have made a significant contribution in history through their art work. Some of the artists who we will be discussing are: Romare Bearden, Faith Ringgold, Gordon Parks, and Jacob Lawrence.
Kindergarten: Texture in drawing & clay
First grade: 3D Heart designs in drawing and sculpture
Second grade: Color VALUE: Tints & Shades
Winter Break is the week of 2/18-2/22~No School this week!
ART CLUB DATES: 2/7 & 2/14 (There will be No Art Club on 2/28 this month)
Welcome back students!
I am so glad to see each and every one of you back after our Christmas Break! We are already busy working on new projects...
Kindergarten: "The Starry Night" painting by Vincent van Gogh; drawing a night scene-inspired by the famous painting.
1st Grade: "The Starry Night" painting by Vincent van Gogh; painting our very own night scene inspired by the famous painting.
2nd Grade: "The Starry Night" painting by Vincent van Gogh; art history lesson & sketching the famous art work in our sketchbooks.
3rd Grade: "The Starry Night" painting by Vincent van Gogh; art history lesson, group work & sketching the painting in our sketchbooks.
4th Grade: Martin Luther King Jr. Positive Message Poster Design
5th Grade: Martin Luther King Jr. Positive Message Poster Design
ART CLUB BEGINS AGAIN THURSDAY, 1/17/2019
Hello Parents & Art Students!
Here's what we've been working on in the art room: