Tag Archives: water color

Greek Columns in Water Color

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Upper elementary has just completed an eight week unit studying Greece. One of the things they learned about was Greek architecture. They became familiar with the three different kinds of columns; doric, ionic and corinthian. They created these water color … Continue reading

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Mixed Media Trees

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3rd, 4th and 5th grade created a mixed media tree composition using water color paint, torn newspaper and sponged tempera paint. Each student was given a large piece of white paper. They first had to draw a rough outline of a … Continue reading

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Water Color Crayon Resist Leaf

Bridge and Kindergarten continued to explore the season of Fall by creating a multicolored masterpiece. A crayon resist, water-colored leaf. Students practiced drawing a large leaf on a piece of white paper. They were instructed to draw a diagonal line … Continue reading

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Surprised Snowman

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Students worked on their Artware By You projects this week. One of their pictures was winter themed, a jolly snowman with a surprised look! The composition is a close-up of the snowman’s face just as a gust of wind blows … Continue reading

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A Bird’s Eye View of a Snowman

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Bridge and Kindergarten students were busy in the art room this week working on one of their Artware by You projects. This piece was winter themed depicting a cute snowman from a birds eye view point. See the original post at … Continue reading

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Zentangle Armadillos

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To celebrate the 2014 Houston Rodeo, the 1st and 2nd grade students worked on a Texan themed project. What could be more Texan than the armadillo! A strange, pre-historic looking creature, part dinosaur with it’s hard armor, part anteater with its … Continue reading

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Dreaming of Spring

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The children returned after the Martin Luther King holiday and I thought it would be fitting to do an art project based on ‘dreams’. They learned a little about the Russian artist Paul Chagall an artist known for his ‘dream-like’ … Continue reading

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Winter Watercolor Trees

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The Bridge and Kindergarten classes produced a beautiful wintery scene using water color paint and bleeding art tissue paper. Each student was given a triangle shaped template and traced two or three triangle shapes onto white paper. They wet their paper … Continue reading

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Watercolor Nativity

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Merry Christmas everyone. I hope you are enjoying the break relaxing and spending time with your family. I am finally finding time to post the wonderful art work that your child produced during the last few weeks before the Christmas … Continue reading

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Crayon Resist Scarecrows

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This week the second group of 1st graders worked on fall themed art projects. They used the crayon resist technique to create their scarecrows. The students were instructed to draw a large circle (the head), two gently curved lines to … Continue reading

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