Wednesday, October 8, 2008

Assignments for the Week of October 6th

Photography: Our Town image assignments. 13 + images that depict a theme on our town or community.

Art 1: Completing the Andy Warhol paintings and using outline to simply the design

Advanced Art: Beginning work on our 4x8 feet self-portraits

Painting and Drawing: Students have an open two dimensional drawing assignment

Pointillism is Complete

Here are a few example of the 100 projects that were turned in for a grade. As you can tell, the students were able to capture a great understanding of the concept and did an amazing job!

Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Warhol vs Seurat

Both of these artists were considered uncomfortable artists of their time. Each for varying reasons. Both challenged the traditions of classic art. So he is the question I pose to you... which is a better artist? What a question!!! But now that we have studied both of these artists and their work, who do you feel is the better of the two and why? Do I know what what or even if there is a right Do I want to hear your voice....yes.

Friday, October 3, 2008