Current Projects in the Art Room

  • PRE-K: Monday and Friday

    The special pictures of a child trying to catch a snowflake on their tongue are currently hung up outside the kindergarden classroom for all to see. The children are now working on several winter projects. Our matching mittens are now done and hanging outside the classroom on the bullentin board.

    Please feel free to view the completed work on the Student Gallery page attached to the art room website.


    KINDERGARTEN: Wednesday and Thursday

    Students are learning about Georgia O'Keeffe. They are working on three different images inspired by O'Keeffe's work. Project one, a small drawing featuring a floating skull in the desert is finshed. Project two, a oversized snail shell is now complete. Both projects are hanging on the bullentin board outside the art room. 

    We just completed a three day project featuring toucans in the canopy of a rainforest. They are proudly displayed outside the kindergarden classroom bullentin board that has are rainforest writing on it.

    Please feel free to view the completed work on the Student Gallery page attached to the art room website.


    1st GRADE: Thursday and Friday

    Students are working on a special Valentine's Day project for their families. We just finished a two day project featuring lighthouses. They are currently displayed outside the art room.

    Please feel free to view the completed work on the Student Gallery page attached to the art room website.

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    2nd GRADE: Thursday and Friday 

    The class just finished winter polar bear acrylic paintings. They are currently on display in the glass showcase outside the 6th grade classroom. 

     

    Please feel free to view the completed work on the Student Gallery page attached to the art room website.

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    3rd GRADE: Friday

     In honor of the upcoming Mardi Gras, we are beginning our very elaborate masks. 


    4th GRADE: Monday

     We are working with cartooning and facial expressions. Students just started a three day lesson that will feature the same face with four different facial expressions.


    5th GRADE: Monday 

     We are working on a small canvas with acrylics creating a cat facial study. The students are learning techniques and vocabulary to prepare them for their larger bird study canvas.

    The students were introduced to John James Audubon last week.  Everyone has chosen their bird of study that will be featured on their 16' x 20' canvas. Remember the complete work will be on display at the Quogue Wildlife Refuge. Exhibition dates are still to be determined.

     Please feel free to view the completed work on the Student Gallery page attached to the art room website.

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    6th GRADE: Thursday

    The students are learning how to create a Graffiti Brick Wall. This three week project will use mixed media to get the desired graffiti effect.  Our walls are now complete!

     

    We are now working in a 18' x 18' square making a composition made solely out of arrows. Some of the techniques used in the last project are being carried over into this one.


    MUSART (4th-6th): Tuesday 

    Musart classes are exploring music and art from cultures around the world. 

    We are briefly taking a break from world exploration to create the sets for the Spring Play, The Most Epic Birthday Party Ever.