Hello all you "art-y" people out there. We have some very exciting news from the Middle School Art Rooms!!!! ALL middle school students will now have the opportunity to sign up for and take Art classes - this includes students who are interested in taking music as well. We have 5 Art offerings for you to choose from beginning this coming school year (2018-19):
Art FUNdamentals: This is an introductory Art class. If you just want to try an art class, or are interested in exploring what making art involves, this is your class! We will learn about the Elements & Principles of Art and Design while exploring a variety of art making materials. So, it will be a little bit of everything!
Art 3D: In this class, we will explore the Principles of Design while creating a variety of 3-dimensional projects. Possible art materials could include: clay, wood, found objects and more!
Art: Drawing and Design: This class is a perfect choice for students who love to draw. We will focus on developing drawing skills through various projects and explore using different drawing tools. We will also learn how to create more interesting artworks through the use of design. *Pre-Requisite: Art FUNdamentals
Art: Painting and Mixed Media: Do you love color? Love painting? This class will explore a variety of painting styles and techniques to help improve your painting skills. You will also learn how to incorporate a variety of other materials into your paintings. *Pre-Requisite: Art FUNdamentals
Art Hobbies: This class is designed for students who want to explore a variety of art forms. Do you want to explore art forms beyond drawing and painting? We will explore art forms that could possibly lead you to a new hobby! Possibilities include; fiber arts, jewelry, stamp making, paper-making or even soft sculpture!
Each class will be 9 weeks long, and is open to ALL students in grades 6, 7 & 8! The best part?? You can take them all!
So excited for all the new possibilities!!
See you in the Art Room!
Monday, November 20, 2017
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Monday, March 27, 2017
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
In November, the middle school art classes had art displayed in our local Biggby coffee shop. There were representatives for both Baldwin Street and Riley Street Middle Schools on display. The patrons and Baristas voted on their favorites. Check out the work by some of our very talented students.
|First Place Winner - Alicia Sabin (RMS)|
|Second Place Winner & The Baristas' Choice Winner -|
Olivia Evans (RMS)
|Third Place Winner - Sofia Biriouk (BMS)|
The remaining artwork from the show- congratulations to all participating artists!