Category Archives: Grade 9

An Update: Art Foundations 1

We have only had 3 weeks since the Christmas break and now it is the TET break. So we decided to do a 3 week crash course in PERSPECTIVE. Even though this is a 9-12 class many students have never … Continue reading

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HS MarkMaking Canvas & Prints

The HS class have nearly completed their final mark-making fabric portraits and they are looking sensational. The students have had a quarter of exploring different drawing techniques from: gesture, contour, negative space, continuous line, blind, upside down drawing and Zentangles. Theses … Continue reading

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HS Art in the MS

Exciting news! This year one of the Foundation:1 Art classes (mixed grade 9,10,11, 12s) has joined Studio A300. It is my first time teaching this particular course but I am super excited about teaching it. Overall, it is a solid … Continue reading

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Grade 9/10 Architectural Painting

My grade 9/10 class were meant to finish this week but with all the missed classes from MUN, Basketball and me being in Texas we have been caught out. So I have extended the painting until the Spring break which … Continue reading

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Last Semester Grade 9 Masks

Here are the completed masks. They had to create a work which reinterprets a historical painting of their choice. Can you guess the paintings they used?

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The Masks are Progressing

The grade 9 students are making great progress with their masks. As a reminder they are currently creating a mask sculpture which has been inspired by an art work of their choice. I am really looking forward to seeing them … Continue reading

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Grade 9 are turning Masks into Sculptures

The grade 9 students have been asked to “extend beyond the mask whilst linking to a favourite historical painting”. Some of the paintings the students have chosen to reinterpret are: “A Starry Night” by Van Gogh, “Zebra” by Andy Warhol, … Continue reading

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