First grade Rocketships

First grade artists began the school year by practicing their lines that they learned last year in Kindergarten.   Each artist drew a rocket ship in outer space, and then added the lines they remembered from last year to show that the rocket ship was flying away!

First Day of Art Class Mural

On the first day of art class this year each artist practiced our art room procedures.  Then, everyone made their own monochromatic self portrait for our Welcome Back Mural. We learned that monochromatic means ‘one color’ and we colored our self portraits with just one color. A self-portrait is a picture an artist draws of themselves! Once …