Water Color Art Project

May 6th, 2007

WaterColorsBarbara Butryn, art teacher at Hanes Middle, explains a recent water color project completed by 8th grade students in advanced art class.

Students first practice with water colors. Next they draw with glue any image they choose and then begin working with water colors to fill in the picture. Each color must have at least three values.

Illusion Art Project

January 3rd, 2007

Illusion ArtBarbara Butryn, Hanes Middle School art teacher, introduces an 8th grade art class project entitled, “Illusions.”

Lines, patterns, squares, and shapes are used to create the illusion of movement.

Using only a pencil to sketch the design and any medium to draw with, students created original designs.