Wednesday, October 27, 2010

I Love Trees- Any Style, Any Method


Trees.  Any style, any material- created by high school students.  I reviewed what materials we had  in the art room, first, and then explained how to mix Sculptamold, cut thick foil, and how to make a foundation for a tree.  If they had chosen other methods or materials, I would have demonstrated more techniques....

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Teacups- Middle School

Even though drawing from life is the ultimate way to learn, realistically speaking, many students draw from photographs (for a report, as an illustration, or for fun).  We started the year with photographs of white teacups.  Some are oddly shaped- it is not you- it is the original cup shape that is odd!

I know that I am always saying this, but I love how each student works differently...