Thank you for a wonderful (and sometimes weird) 2019-20 school year. I can’t wait to see you soon!
This summer, I want all of you to continue to make art, but I also want you to look for public art
2020 marks our first-ever Virtual Fund Run! Let’s encourage each other by making signs or banners to carry while we run together on Friday. Here is some information to keep in mind as we connect:
Fund Run Friday, June
In honor of famous 20th-century photographer Dorothea Lange’s birthday on May 26, let’s take black and white photographs that capture images of Hope! This is a family project – take a walk, and capture an image that gives you hope
Let’s celebrate another May-born artist, the contemporary abstract artist, Frank Stella. Have you ever heard of a square rainbow? Frank Stella became famous for his “Concentric Squares” in rainbow colors in the 1960’s. Draw a square and make another smaller
This week we’re celebrating the birthday of Spanish surrealist, Salvador Dali. He was known for painting very realistic pictures of ideas and objects that don’t make sense in the real world. He became very famous for his paintings, and even
Did you know that spring is a great time to draw outside? I want you to look closely at some of the beautiful leaves and flowers that are popping out everywhere this time of year. Artists build their drawing and
The first virtual auction took place over the weekend, and the St. Aloysius community showed overwhelming kindness and support. Meeting an auction goal during this challenging time has been a true blessing, and we are all so grateful!
Last week, I challenged you to create something with items that might end up in the recycling bin. I used a Cheerios box, part of an egg carton, and a paper towel tube to make two projects to try.
I hope you all had a wonderfully relaxing Spring Break. It was so wonderful to have a few warm, pretty days. Staying home and not shopping for new materials has me thinking about non-traditional art supplies. This week, I would
Here are some art-at-home ideas for Week Two…
These ideas can be done by any age group:
Use sidewalk chalk to create a beautiful image for walkers-by to enjoy.
Draw, paint, or sketch the most peaceful doodle you can imagine.