Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Share your thoughts about "Sandpainting" as an art form.

March 1, 2012

Experiment with following sand games:
Which one did you enjoy more? Why?

February 23, 2012

Look at the work of Kirby Sattler.
Choose a favorite painting and discuss why you like it.

February 22, 2012

Go to the following website:
Experiment with the tool. Share your thoughts.

February 21, 2012

Check out this live Eagle Cam in Decorah, Iowa:

Live video from your iPhone using Ustream

February 15, 2012

Experiment with the application Weave SIlk.

Review the site and discuss your experience.

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Respond to the work of William Gelvin.

Monday, February 13, 2012

What is the story behind the painting?

Thursday, February 9, 2012

Explore this Art Careers website:

If you HAD to choose a career in the fine arts- what would it be and why?

February 8, 2012

Take a look at the work by Karen Noles. Find a favorite piece and describe why you like it.
Karen Noles
Born 1947
Hired by Hallmark Greeting Cards at 19 year old.
Lives on an Indian reservation in Northwest Montana.
Known for her sensitive paintings of Indian children.
Paints in pastels, gouache, and oil paints.
Has won many awards and has had her work published in magazines.

February 7, 2012

Compare this totem pole artist to the first one we observed.

February 6, 2012
Explore the following website regarding the Pacific Northwest Coast Native Americans:
Describe one thing that interested you about their life, customs or culture.
1 paragraph (minimum 3 sentences), correct punctuation and grammar.

January 26, 2012
After the class discussion- what do believe is the story behind the painting?