We’ve Been Busy!

Check out all the gorgeous winter-themed art we’ve been creating!   5th Grade Pines 4th Grade Polka Dot Poinsettias   3rd Grade Winter Pines   2nd Grade Winter Owls   1st Grade Cardinals   Kindergarten Winter Shapes Parents – you can find more winter art, along with your child’s entire gallery of artwork at our on-line [...]

Continue Reading Add comment December 18, 2014

Kindergarten Winter Shapes

Kindergarten artists have been busy cutting and gluing shapes to create these beautiful winter scenes. After painting the background sky, the artists cut common shapes to build trees and houses. These projects have brightened up our hallways on our gloomy December days. See more of these Kindergarten Winter Shapes at our ARTSONIA site!  

Continue Reading Add comment December 9, 2014

Kindergarten Secondary Pumpkins

Kindergarten artists are learning about Primary and Secondary colors. Students were given play dough in Primary colors and found out that Primary colors can mix together to form new colors we call Secondary colors. Students then drew pumpkins on paper and were given paint in Primary colors. They mixed the yellow and red paint on [...]

Continue Reading Add comment October 29, 2014

Kindergarten Mini Mondrians

At Hudsonville Public Schools, each elementary grade has at least three artists they are required to be introduced to. Kindergarten students learn about the Dutch artist Piet Mondrian. Mondrian is such a great artist for Kindergarteners to learn about because he painted with Primary colors and straight lines. He really liked horizontal and vertical lines. Kindergarteners at [...]

Continue Reading Add comment October 21, 2014

Kindergarten Line Fish

Kindergarten students began the year learning about the art element, Line. They learned what a line was and that they use different kinds of lines every day. They were allowed to explore drawing different kinds of lines. After hearing the story Only One You by Linda Kranz, each student created their own fish and decorated it with thick, thin, curvy, [...]

Continue Reading Add comment October 12, 2014

Kindergarten Snails

Kindergarten artists worked with Model Magic to create these wonderful snails. The artists had so much fun coloring their white model magic with markers before creating their snails. Students learned how to knead the marker color into their clay to create bright colors. They also worked on rolling the clay into a ball and creating a [...]

Continue Reading Add comment May 28, 2014

Kindergarten Self-Portraits

Kindergarten artists created these special self-portraits to give their moms for Mother’s Day. The artists learned that a self-portrait is a drawing or painting of themselves. I love the innocence of Kindergarten drawings, and knew their moms would love their drawings too.  I struggled with directing the students too much so all the portraits looked [...]

Continue Reading Add comment May 14, 2014

Kindergarten Butterflies

Kindergarten artists studied the art of Eric Carle. They read many of his books and learned how he created his art. After painting papers in either warm or cool colors, the artists cut their papers to create these Spring butterflies.

Continue Reading Add comment April 4, 2014

Just Under The Wire…

Final Georgetown Art Show Selections!  Congrats, artists!       Find more information about our 2014 Art Show here: Hudsonville Art Program

Continue Reading Add comment April 1, 2014

A Few More….

Well everyone, we are finishing our last selections for the 14th Annual HPS District Art Show.  Here are our most recent masterpieces – congratulations, artists! Check here for more art show information!  Hudsonville Art Program

Continue Reading Add comment March 26, 2014

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