Category Archives: Displaying Art

Welcome Back 2015/2016!

Welcome back to Leighton Art for 2015/16! There are lots of fun and creative projects planned for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades. We will still have our digital gallery, Artsonia, plus rotating exhibits in the hallway. NEW THIS YEAR: If … Continue reading

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January/February Art News

Third grade art: We completed Zonkey Cartoons in January using acrylic paint. If you want to know what a Zonkey is, check out this video: (video from Art @ Apex HS, Ian Sands, instructor) Fourth grade art: In January, we … Continue reading

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April News

April was a busy, busy month at Leighton Art! Third grade students made mobiles, starting with reviewing the concept of SYMMETRY. We carefully folded paper and made intricate cuts to reveal beautiful patterned insects, layering colors of construction paper. We … Continue reading

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Snippets of a Show

Today is our spring concert/art show for our elementary. Here’s some snippets of the foyer display for parents to enjoy when they come to our vocal concert. Believe me, there’s over 300 pieces of art down the halls & in … Continue reading

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Art Displays

Showing off our students’ creativity and hard work is such a joy, but with one art teacher and over 650 students, there is just not enough time to guarantee everyone will be displayed somewhere (online, in a show, or at … Continue reading

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