February Art News

Art Room Update ArtsoniaFor the past several years I have been creating online student art portfolios usingArtsonia.com. Artsonia manages student art portfolios in a safe and educationalmanner, developing students’ pride and self-esteem, and involving parents andrelatives in arts education. We need your permission to post a digital portfolio ofyour child’s artwork. Feel free to contact Mr. Kloser or Artsonia(www.artsonia.com or 1-800-869-9974) to get your student’s code to view theirdigital portfolio, and/or make their art visible to the public.Kinder- Polar Bears and Northern Lights: artists are exploring are creatingpolar bear drawings and exploring art making techniques with chalk.1 st grade- Clay Pinch Pots: artists are learning about the ceramic processand using a variety of art making techniques with clay to create pinch pots.2 nd grade- Community Map Making: artists are studying map making, andwill collaborate with their peers to create a community map of a real orimaginary place.3 rd grade- Radical Relief Prints: artists are continuing the study ofprintmaking, and will be creating a series of prints of a landscape or afavorite place.4 th grade- Coil Pots: artists are creating coil pots and learning about the ceramicprocess.5 th grade- Clay Slab Creations: artists are learning about the ceramicprocess and are creating a three dimensional work of art with clay slabs .Thanks for your support,Mr. KloserArt Teacher