When Cymya ask me for the spray paint after this portrait was done I was a little concerned. However, she did a great job masking off the painting with tape and paper.
When Zach (who sat in on class) asked for a drawing lesson, M2 showed him how she goes about drawing portraits. It's great when the student become the teacher. Especially to a kid who isn't even in art class ;)
When Dion first created a stencil, it was a single image. After he made the first one, he played with the stencil, creating this multi imaged work. Play is an important part of the art making process.
When a student asks for a needle and thread...
When a student asks if she can bring her skateboard to school so she can paint it.
When a student totally redesigns a pair of shoes including painting them black.
When you have some newspaper, cardboard and paper mache' on the table.
South Brunswick High School Art Southport, NC
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