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Value Studies

The last few weeks I’ve been teaching the eighth graders about Value.  If you’re not familiar with art lingo – Value is the darkness and lightness of a single color. 199 more words

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Max-imum Effort

I introduced the work of Peter Max to students in two of my classes. I still encouraged them to create their own style on their Statue of Liberty paintings.   217 more words

Karen Tashkovski

Self Portraits (Art 8: creative project #1)

For the first project, students in Art 8 were challenged to create self-portraits using contour lines. They also used a combination of image and text to express aspects of their personality.  11 more words

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Black & Blue...Dog

I went with a black and blue theme in fashion this week starting with my self-instituted black Mondays (#blackmondays).  All in the name of fashion? 143 more words

Karen Tashkovski