Update on Visual Arts

Grade 9 have been working on their art projects with the assistance of Ms. Linda Willms, who has been connecting via Google Meet from Tanzania.  I have had the opportunity to watch the students work on a wide range of visual projects of their choosing, and see their...

The Artist’s Room!

For my final Broadcaster post, I wanted to highlight some of the great learning that has been taking place in Grade 7 with one-point perspective. After examining Van Gogh’s Bedroom in Arles, students practiced using a horizon line and vanishing point to create...

Making cyanotypes in G8!

Now that students in Grade 8 have finished their clay treasure boxes and put them on display, we are spending the last weeks before winter break exploring a very fun and distinctive printing technique. Before humans had access to digital cameras, we relied on...