CBMS Choice-Based Art Studio

CBMS Choice-Based Art Studio
CBMS Choice-Based Art Studio

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Sculpture Center Innovations

The Sculpture Center is always a lively spot in the CBMS art studio. Here artists envision, experiment, discover, invent and collaborate, using a wide range of found and foraged materials.
Cardboard and craft stick sophistication - Go Man Go
Papier mache for first-timers

6th Grade collaboration - "Baby-faced Robot"
"A Single Straw" (AKA "Gangster Pants")
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Artist caught “blue-handed”

“M” is making a collection of clay poker chips. Each group needs to be painted a different color – but there are SO MANY of them! It didn’t take long for “M” (5th grade) to invent a quicker, more direct painting method:
1. Paint hands
2. rub paint on poker chip
3. repeat


7th grade "A" loves wolves

Some artists have “passions” around a particular theme or subject. The art studio is a place where these persistent interests are explored, expanded and expressed.

 Redwall-inspired clay figure by "E," grade 7. This is the latest in a series of clay figures started last year.
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