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Art

Art - Mrs. Janette Wagrowski

March Art News...

Artist of the Month - Rene Magritte

 

March is Youth Art Month and the Park Ridge Public Library is showcasing art from students in Park Ridge schools. Stop by the second floor display case to see the student artwork. The following students have art in the show... 

Jessica McNabola – Grade 4

Brooke Katich – Grade 6

Abbey Kwiatkoski – Grade 7

Phillip Trzeciak – Grade 8

 

Here are some of the projects students are working on in Art...

Kindergarten - Pig Paintings, Jackson Pollock Paintings, Green Pepper Shamrocks

First Grade - Lion Drawings

Second Grade - Model Magic Birds

Third Grade - Kandinsky Cityscape Drawings

Fourth Grade - 9 Birds

Fifth Grade - Stacked Birds 

Sixth Grade - Ceramic Fish, Rene Magritte Eyes, Dali Animals

Seventh Grade - Charley Harper Birds

Eighth Grade - Two-Point Perspective Drawings

 

Other Art News...

The Glass Fusing Club for 7th and 8th graders will meet again on March 13 and 27.

The Glass Fusing Club is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency, and the Park Ridge Cultural Arts Council.

 

 

The following are links to art web sites.

 

DRAWING TOOLS:

 

  • Free Draw - easy online drawing tool with different drawing tools
  • Paintbox - online drawing tools from the National Gallery of Art
  • Art Pad - create a movie as you draw a picture
  • Kerpoof - draw, create pictures, and comics
  • Sumo Paint - online drawing tool with many features

 

COOL ART TOOLS:

 

 

PRINCIPLES OF ART:

 

 

ARTISTS:

 

 

VARIOUS ART MEDIA:

 

 

HISTORY OF ART:

 

 

SCULPTURE:

 

 

ARCHITECTURE:

 

 

OTHER (sites that have a variety of activities):