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Art

Art - Mrs. Janette Wagrowski

 

April Art News...

Artist of the Month - Edgar Degas

 

 

April 10 was Guerin Prep High School's Emerging Artist Invitational.

 

Three of our students won an award...

 

1st place in 3-D Design - Lizzy Balentine

 

3rd place in Drawing - Elyse Bartucci

 

3rd place in Mixed Media - Brooke Katich

 

 

 

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

Kindergarten - Birds of Paradise Mixed Media

First Grade - Hatching Chicks Mixed Media

Second Grade - Ceramic Sun Bowls

Third Grade - Degas' Horses

Fourth Grade - Clothespin Critters

Fifth Grade - Japanese Art - Suminagashi and Daruma Dolls

Sixth Grade - Peter Callesen Butterflies

Seventh Grade - Ceramic Masks

Eighth Grade - Smbolic Self-Portraits based on the Art of Joseph Cusimano

 

Other Art News...

The Glass Fusing Club will be selling their creations at the Park Ridge Art Fair on June 14. All proceeds will go to the Kalo Foundation.

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):