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Artist At Work!

Let me start by saying that I love art class! When I was in sixth grade, I started out not being able to draw for my life. 177 more words

8th Grade Art

Going Greek

This was a fun lesson – another one of my inventions:  Greek urns.  They are made of Pariscraft, not clay.  We used the plastic water bowls as molds, so it was a stagger start since I don’t have very many of them. 192 more words

Karen Tashkovski

What's going on in 4th-8th Grades

As promised, I am here to share with you what is going on with the older kids!  We always begin the school year working on color theory.   205 more words

Elementary Art

Something's Fishy!

My 8th grade accelerated Studio in Art students created these clay fish sculptures.  We used Sax under-glazes with Amaco gloss glaze on top.

I think this is one of my favorite lessons of all time.   131 more words

Karen Tashkovski

Not Captured

by Simone Weatherspoon

Not captured, but imprisoned.
Not abused, but corrected.
Not normal, but criminal.

A longing for the unattainable. To reach beyond
my grasp. The world is small when you put it in a cage. 74 more words


Feeling So High ...

by Kate Rodenmeyer

deprived of oxygen
and any feeling of
life. A jolt of electricity
pierces the sky and
the wings break like
a fallen angel … 44 more words