Student Artwork

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7th grade Middle School

POP ART,  Roy Lichtenstein inspired comic strip art. ( students mixed primary colors to achieve secondary, and tertiary colors used within their comic )

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6th grade Middle School

Students learned about the difference between foreground, middle ground, and background. The students were inspired by the floating world prints created by the Japanese artist Hokusai; a press was used to create the three different landscape monoprints.

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3rd grade, Paul Klee inspired buildings 

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3rd grade,  Indian Dhurrie rugs

  • The students will become familiar with the history behind Indian Dhurrie Rug making and the hand woven techniques.
  • Using contrasting colors, the students will  arrange line and color to create maximum intensity in their own original Dhurrie rugs 

 

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5th grade, Carmen Lomas Garza inspired south texas landscape with prickly pear cactus.

• The students will be introduced to the chicano art of Carmen Lomas Garza

• The students will analyze the artwork of Carmen Lomas Garza to identify trees and plants native to South Texas.

• The students will identify, and become familiar with Cacti and its connection to Mexican American culture

• The students will create the horizon line inspired by the South Texas landscape depicted in Carmen Lomas Garza’s artwork.

• The students will use contrasting color, to create extreme intensity in their artwork.

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2nd grade, Wassily Kandinsky inspired abstraction

Art history

  • Students will analyze the life and art of Wassily Kandinsky

Art elements:

  • Students will be able to recognize four different types of line
  • Students will be able to recognize four different types of geometric shapes
  • At the end of the lesson students will be able to produce an original artwork by incorporating three different types of line, and one geometric shape.

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1st grade, study of emotions art project

  • The students will analyze the artwork of Pablo Picasso; students will focus on the artists’ technique for capturing faces and his influence of African masks.
  • The students will learn about the role color plays when depicting mood within in artwork.

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4th grade, Giacometti aluminum foil sculptures

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1st grade, elmer the elephant patchwork project.

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5th grade, glass fused pendants  inspired by Dale Chihuly

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Kinder, Jackson Pollock inspired abstract expressionism

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