Category Archives: digital

PLEASE Purchase Our Book, G8

OUR SHOP IS OPEN AND WE NEED YOUR HELP…….PLEASE. http://www.lulu.com/shop/saigon-south-international-school-and-commack-middle-school/endangermalia-before-its-too-late/hardcover/product-22990464.html The grade 8 art students have been working very hard, over the last 14 weeks on a collaboration with Commack Middle School, New York. They also connected with an author/illustrator from … Continue reading

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Textured Analogous Sculptures, G6

CREATIVE COLOUR WHEEL PAINTINGS After creating these gorgeous “Creative Colour Wheel” watercolour paintings, the students were now ready to apply their knowledge of, ‘Analogous‘ colours, to a foil textured sculpture. It was meant to be a relief art work but … Continue reading

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Grade 8 Endangered Animals are Complete

THE FINAL RESULTS I blogged about this task earlier, in that post you can read about the steps my students took to reach this point. This post is to celebrate their success and fill you in on what they are … Continue reading

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Grade 6 Completed Their Eyes

We began this unit by learning how to plan our work. The students created 6 different eye designs and 3 backgrounds following the requirements. Then they drew up their final eye and filled it with flat colours. We then looked … Continue reading

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Grade 6 Digital Meets Traditional

My new grade 6 class has just joined me in the art room. They are the last group to experience the studio for this year! We began the course by creating graffiti names. I have to say they did a BRILLIANT … Continue reading

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The Final Stop Motion Movies

After the students designed and constructed their stocking sculptures they then pushed their learning to another level by turning them into Stop Motion videos. There are certainly some great ideas here. Considering they only had three lessons Grade 7 did a brilliant job! … Continue reading

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WELCOME Back Grade 6,7 and 8 Artists.

Welcome back to SSIS! I am really looking forward to catching up with all of you and am very excited about our program this year. I had a wonderful holiday traveling to Con Dao, New York and Australia. I am … Continue reading

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