Student Showcase

The Printed Image: Student Artwork On Display

The Printed Image: Student Artwork On Display

“Photography is a small voice, at best, but sometimes one photograph, or a group of them, can lure our sense of awareness.” – W. Eugene Smith The following students will have their artwork on display in the Massachusetts Art Education Association exhibit The Printed Image from September 30 – November 15 at the MA State Transportation Building, 10 […]

Miscoe Hill 5/6 Artwork at Youth Art Month in Boston

Miscoe Hill 5/6 Artwork at Youth Art Month in Boston

“I really believe that if you practice enough you could paint the ‘Mona Lisa’ with a two-inch brush.” – Bob Ross Speaking of Mona Lisa, an art masterpiece, I am happy to announce the 2019 Youth Art Month artists and masterpieces by my students at Miscoe Hill School! The 2019 Youth Art Month exhibit, sponsored by […]

Celebrating Art at the MAEA Youth Art Month Exhibit in Boston

Celebrating Art at the MAEA Youth Art Month Exhibit in Boston

The arts teach children that in complex forms of problem solving purposes are seldom fixed, but change with circumstance and opportunity.  Learning in the arts requires the ability and a willingness to surrender to the unanticipated possibilities of the work as it unfolds. – Elliot Eisner Once again I am happy to showcase six middle […]

Yarn Paintings On Display At M.E.S.S.

Yarn Paintings On Display At M.E.S.S.

Don’t miss it! Huichol inspired fifth grade yarn paintings will be on display at the Miscoe Elective Student Showcase (M.E.S.S) – TOMORROW Tuesday, April 11 from 6-8pm.

BREAKING NEWS!!!!

BREAKING NEWS!!!!

As promised !! BREAKING NEWS !! about our special guest host for Family Game Night! She is often found with her nose in a Harry Potter book. She is sometimes dressed as Moaning Myrtle. Yes, our special guest host is none other than fourth grade Clough teacher, Mrs. Marie Brigham! Stop by and play some handmade […]

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.!

Miscoe Hill Art Show

Miscoe Hill Art Show

   

Miscoe Hill Art Show – Pretty Much the Coolest Thing Ever

Miscoe Hill Art Show – Pretty Much the Coolest Thing Ever

How do you exhibit the work of 1000 art students? That is the question my colleague and I ask ourselves every year! Starting in September, I squirrel away student artwork with the annual spring school art show in mind. Just about a month before the show, the piles of artwork, fragile clay pieces, and 3D work […]

Congratulations Youth Art Month Artists!

Congratulations Youth Art Month Artists!

Youth Art Month 2014 I am happy to announce that five of my students have been selected to display their creative works at the State Transportation Building in Boston. The artwork will be displayed with work from students in grades K through 12 across Massachusetts. This multi-media exhibit is sponsored by the Massachusetts Art Education […]

6th Grade Students Present “Hour of Code”

6th Grade Students Present “Hour of Code”

This morning I am so incredibly proud of Andrew, Belle, Ben, Liam, Skye, Riley, and Reem, 6th grade students who presented with Ms. Meyer on the Hour of Code to our school committee last night. With literally just hours of notice, the students pulled together a presentation that appeared to have taken much more time […]

It’s Just A Click Away!

It’s Just A Click Away!

Sixth grade student Matthew M. has been selected as an Artist of the Week on Artsonia, and he needs your votes! He will get a $50 gift card to Blick Art Supplies for himself and a $100 gift card for our classroom. Please go to the link below to vote and also share with EVERYONE […]

Please Vote For Matthew!

Please Vote For Matthew!

One of our artists has been selected as an Artist of the Week at Artsonia! If he gets more votes than his competitors, he will win a $50 Blick Art Supplies gift card for himself and a $100 gift card for the classroom. You may vote once per day from each of your devices (phone, […]

Digital Selfies Are Up On Artsonia!

Digital Selfies Are Up On Artsonia!

Each day I add several more pieces to the Digital Self Portraits exhibit on Artsonia! As soon as they are finished they are uploaded. Here is a sneak peek and a link to the exhibit: http://www.artsonia.com/museum/gallery.asp?exhibit=640949&index=0

Congratulations To Anne Overholt – Featured Student On MAEA Website!

Congratulations To Anne Overholt – Featured Student On MAEA Website!

As of this morning, Miscoe Hill’s own Emily Anne Overholt (Anne) is the featured student on the Massachusetts Art Education Association website. We are very proud of Anne and her love of the creative process! Here is the link to the website: http://www.massarted.com/index.html And make sure to watch the video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PtbHLyjXV-k Congratulations Anne! You are […]

Youth Art Month At Miscoe Hill On MAEA Website

Youth Art Month At Miscoe Hill On MAEA Website

Our Youth Art Month at Miscoe Hill video has been posted on the Massachusetts Art Education Association website. Go to the Youth Art Month page and click on YAM Around Mass…http://www.massarted.com/yam.html The Mendon Upton Town Crier did a nice job covering our involvement in the YAM at WAM (Youth Art Month at the Worcester Art Museum) […]

Thank You For Coming Out To Celebrate Art At Miscoe Hill!

Thank You For Coming Out To Celebrate Art At Miscoe Hill!

It was a damp and chilly night two days after losing an hour of sleep to daylight savings time. A night to arrive home after a long day and curl up in a warm house with a cup of tea. But not for Miscoe Hill School families! So many families came out to celebrate art! […]

It Was a Great Day for Youth At The Museum!

It Was a Great Day for Youth At The Museum!

I had a lot of fun today at the family reception for the Youth Art Month exhibit at the Worcester Art Museum. I was thrilled to run into 4 of my 5 students who had work in the show. Thanks to all of the Massachusetts Art Educators who worked so hard to make this exhibit […]

Mendon-Upton Young Artists Included In Museum Exhibit

Mendon-Upton Young Artists Included In Museum Exhibit

The Mendon-Upton K-8 art educators are pleased to announce that seventeen students from the Mendon-Upton Regional School District will have their artwork on display in the Youth Art Month exhibit at the Worcester Art Museum  (YAM @ WAM). Art students of Mrs. Alice Gentili and Mr. Jonathan Hansen at Miscoe Hill School, Ms. Alexis Kornblum at […]

Miscoe Art at the Worcester Art Museum!

Miscoe Art at the Worcester Art Museum!

Ten students from Miscoe Hill will have their artwork on display in the Youth Art Month exhibit at the Worcester Art Museum  (YAM @ WAM)! The students of Mrs. Alice Gentili and Mr. Jonathan Hansen are pictured below holding their artwork: Miscoe Hill students will join art students from Central Massachusetts who have been selected […]

Ready For Vacation!

The last order of business for me today was to select and prepare 5 pieces of student artwork for the Youth Art Month at the Worcester Art Museum (YAM at WAM) art exhibit, which opens on March 1, 2013. As you can see, I’m ready! We will announce the names right after the break – […]