Kindergarten – Mondrian

Kindergarten started the year reading the book Harold & The Purple Crayon and have been talking all about lines and colors. We dove right into our first painting project a few weeks ago, which will end up being the Kids Kreations project for them! So, parents, you can be on the look out in Spring for the fundraiser packet and you’ll be able to order different products with your child’s artwork on it. Here is a link to all the artwork LBES does with KidsKreations (past and present).

Students looked at artwork by Piet Mondrian and discussed horizonal lines, vertical lines, and primary colors. They glued 4 lines on and then we painted one section with each of the primary colors. They did a great job using good glue control (THAT.IS.HARD. for kindergartners!!), brush control, and following directions! Here are their sweet little masterpieces:

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Currently they’re working on artwork influenced by Joan Miro! Stay tuned!

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Helloooooo!

I promise I’m here. We’re here! We are here making BEEAAAUUUUUTEEEFUL masterpieces in the art room! We’ve just been so busy making them, that I haven’t updated you all.

I’m going to do my best to fill you in on all the creative awesomeness that is happening here. I’m going to probably keep my words short so that I can fill this page with gorgeous artwork that makes you smile!

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Here we go!

New Facebook Page!

Just in case you don’t subscribe to my posts via email, or Twitter isn’t your thing, now you can go like my page on Facebook that I created. It will keep the anonymity of the students, as always. It’s just a way to remember to click over here and view all our students’ amazing artwork. 🙂

So, parents: please go like my page and share it with other parents. Get the word out there so you can stay in touch with me and my classroom!

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New Domain Name!

I just bought a domain name for the blog! 🙂 I’m so excited! Now, all you have to do is type littlebennettartists.com to get here! 🙂 How exciting?! Aahh it’s the little things in life, isn’t it? 🙂

I hope you guys are all having a great summer! 🙂 As you just saw I have a few posts from the end of the school year to catch up on, so I’ll be posting those throughout the summer.

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