Art | Ms. Kiedaisch

Welcome to Art!
My name is Miss Kiedaisch, and I am looking forward to an exciting year of art with the kindergarten-eighth grade students at St. Thomas!  Please check back for updates on what our artists are creating!


Kindergarten & First Grade: Alma Thomas Artwork
We will be learning about Alma Thomas, and creating mixed media works of art inspired by her circular designs.

Second and Third Grade: Kehinde Wiley Self Portraits
Second and Third grade are learning about the artist Kehinde Wiley, who recently painted Barack Obama's Presidential Portrait.

Fourth Grade: Stained Glass Paintings
Fourth graders are creating symmetrical paintings inspired by stained glass windows.

Fifth Grade: Heather Galler Landscapes
Fifth grade is learning about contemporary folk artist Heather Galler, and creating mixed-media landscapes inspired on her works.

Sixth Grade: Greek Vases
Sixth grade is continuing their study of ancient Greece, and creating narrative scenes on Greek-style vases using scratchboard techniques. 

Seventh Grade: Pop Art Perspective
Seventh grade is learning about linear perspective, and will use these techniques to create an pop art-inspired illustration of an onomatopoeia.
7th grade will have a vocabulary quiz: Monday, 4/16

Eighth Grade: ‚ÄčOlympic Medals
Eighth graders have been working on olympic medal designs using metalworking and weaving techniques.

 

For any 8th graders interested in applying to honors art programs, please refer to the link below for extra project ideas to help build an art portfolio.  See Miss Kiedaisch for any extra guidance!
PortfolioProjects.pdf

KNITTING CLUB!
Join the knitting club!  Sign up sheets are below, 15 students may sign up on a first-come-first-serve basis.
KnittingClub.pdf

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