Notan

New Art On Artsonia

New Art On Artsonia

Long after our in-house art show is over, our online gallery continues to display new artwork. Today, three new projects have been uploaded to Artsonia. Abstraction: For this project, students divided the 2 dimensional paper plane of a still life using an abstraction technique called Contour Continuation. Once divided, they filled the positive space with […]

“And BOOM! Masterpiece!”

“And BOOM! Masterpiece!”

It was with such enthusiasm that Gillian Y. crafted her Artist’s Statement when she uploaded her Notan art to Artsonia last week. Notan is a Japanese concept of light and dark. Fifth grade students used sets of complementary colors to create Notan using construction paper. The process of “Painting with Scissors” they employed is modeled […]

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 […]

I Love My Job!

I Love My Job!

Saturday morning, removing my phone from the charger, I see I have a new email in my school account. Of course I check it, expecting spam on a Saturday. So glad I did – it has already made my day: Hi Alice, Tessa loves art class and had fun showing me what she did yesterday  […]