Art Show

Shell Drawings On Display At The Art Show At M.E.S.S

Shell Drawings On Display At The Art Show At M.E.S.S

Shell still life drawings will be on display at the Art Show at the Miscoe Elective Student Showcase (M.E.S.S.). This one is by Grace M:

Digital Rotoscoped Self Portraits On Display At The Art Show At M.E.S.S.

Digital Rotoscoped Self Portraits On Display At The Art Show At M.E.S.S.

Sixth grade digital rotoscoped self portraits will be on display at the Art Show at the Miscoe Elective Student Showcase (M.E.S.S.). This one is by Bradley L:

Family Game Night at M.E.S.S.

Family Game Night at M.E.S.S.

As part of the Art Show at Miscoe Electives Student Showcase (M.E.S.S), sixth grade artist/game makers will have their handmade board games set up for play with the 3D printed game pieces they designed. Join us for Family Game Night at the Art Show at M.E.S.S.!

Once Upon A Time Twelve – That Time We Fit The World In The Gym

Once Upon A Time Twelve – That Time We Fit The World In The Gym

This is a post about that time we fit the whole world in the gym with the Global Village project undertaken at Miscoe Hill School in the spring of 2007. This is the twelfth in a series of Legacy Posts about projects that happened early on in my art classroom. Recently I was able to tap into some archived […]

2017 Youth Art Month Artists

2017 Youth Art Month Artists

It is that time of year once again when we celebrate Art Education with the Youth Art Month Art Exhibit in Boston! Sponsored by the Massachusetts Art Education Association and Sargent Art, the exhibit will display artwork by 900+ Massachusetts students in grades K – 12. Art educators in the Mendon-Upton Regional School District have […]

You Missed The Art Show? No Worries!

You Missed The Art Show? No Worries!

The Art Show is a one night deal. This is a busy time of year, so you missed it. No worries about that – there’s a video! This video was playing as people looked around the room and enjoyed the exhibit. The video shares many of the activities and projects we have been working on this […]

Our Art Show – This Tuesday 4/12

Our Art Show – This Tuesday 4/12

Our Art Show is THIS Tuesday night from 6 – 8 in the Art Rooms. This show is always very exciting for us as we showcase the fine artwork of our students in all mediums including ceramics, painting, drawing, sculpture, 3D design, 3D printing, and more. This year, the art show will be held in […]

It’s Showtime!

It’s Showtime!

When the excitement is palpable, the energy is electric, and there are not enough hours in the day – you know IT’S SHOWTIME! Over the next nine days we have three big events (count ’em, three) for which we’ve been busily preparing: On Thursday night we’re packing up our 3D printer along with a bunch […]

Miscoe Hill 5/6 Youth Art Month Artists

Miscoe Hill 5/6 Youth Art Month Artists

Once again I find myself beaming with pride at the fine work my students create! The artwork of six students has been selected for the Youth Art Month exhibit to be held in Boston from February 8 through March 31 at the State Transportation Building. The exhibit is open to the public from 9:00am – […]

You Thought You Missed The Art Show?

You Thought You Missed The Art Show?

We are all busy with lots of springtime activities to keep us busy (yay spring!). You may not have been able to make the Miscoe Hill Art show in person, but this post documents examples of all of the grade five and six art within the show. Sit back and have a look: I love […]

Art In The Valley

Art In The Valley

I’m so proud to announce that fifteen students in grades five and six will have artwork on display in the Art in the Valley art show this weekend. The show is being held at the Elmwood School in Millbury. The opening is Friday night (4/10) from 6:00 – 8:00 and the work can be viewed on […]

Your Whole Class

Your Whole Class

Miscoe Hill Art Show Tuesday, April 14 6:00 – 7:30 in the Upper Gym

I’ll Be Looking For You

I’ll Be Looking For You

In the upper gym. 6:00 – 7:30pm. See you there!

Miscoe Hill Art Show

Miscoe Hill Art Show

   

Miscoe Hill Art Show – Save the Date!

Miscoe Hill Art Show – Save the Date!

From Fail to Fabulous – The Design Process

From Fail to Fabulous – The Design Process

In order to be ready to present at the National Art Education Association annual convention later this week, I’ve spent the better part of the weekend putting together presentations. The process of choosing which of many photos and videos to include based on their best fit with the concepts and “bigger ideas” within the presentations kept […]

Congratulations to Andrew, Youth Art Month Award Winner!

Congratulations to Andrew, Youth Art Month Award Winner!

Casually checking my school email on a Sunday evening and BAM! Andrew Murphy has won the Sargent Art Middle Level Award at the MAEA Youth Art Month showing Boston with his 3D design and Printed piece, “Castle”! Here is the email that I opened today: Congratulations to Andrew and his family indeed! And thanks for […]

Congratulations To Our Youth Art Month Artists!

Congratulations To Our Youth Art Month Artists!

Please join me in congratulating the following students whose work will be on display at the Massachusetts Art Education Association Youth Art Month exhibit in Boston! From left to right in this photo are: Owen Brigham, Grace Bernero, Lucie Nicholson, Vaishvi Patel, and Andrew Murphy I am so very pleased and proud of these students […]

Thank You Again Mendon-Upton Education Foundation

Thank You Again Mendon-Upton Education Foundation

Our Education Foundation, the Mendon-Upton Education Foundation (MUEF) is actively campaigning for donations right now. Flyers have been placed in local papers and emails have been sent to families in the school district. It is a perfect time to spotlight MUEF and the donation they made to the art departments of Miscoe Hill School and […]

Transformed By Art: A Multi-Grade Collaborative Installation By Mendon-Upton Students

Transformed By Art: A Multi-Grade Collaborative Installation By Mendon-Upton Students

  In October 2013, the Mendon-Upton Educational Foundation granted $1000 to the art departments of Miscoe Hill School and Nipmuc High School. Rather than dividing the money and going our separate ways, we decided to collaborate on a project – a multi-grade collaborative art installation. Because our discipline is primarily consumables oriented, we wanted to […]