RCPS Central Office Art Reception
The RCPS Student Art Show is on display at the Central Office building until May! A reception was held on September 25th from 4-7:30pm. The following art students have their work on display from last school year representing EMS: Grace Watts, Ashleigh Templeton, Jonah Witter, Jesela Cooper, Sierra Acker, Meagan Gallagher, Lily Hummel, Allie Sexton, Eliana Umpierre, Zach Davis, Kaytlyn McDonald, George Austin III, Brayan Soto Cera, Wyatt Baker, Brinley Jetton. In addition those works of art, EMS is also displaying a community selfie-portrait project that includes selfies from EMS, ERHS, and RBES students and some teachers. Stop by the Central Office building some time this year to see these amazing artworks!
THE LION'S CLUB PEACE POSTER CONTEST
Calling all artists between the ages of 11-13: The Lion's Club is holding a poster contest with the theme Kindness Matters. All entries are due to be judged on November 1st. There will be a local competition with prizes money! First place is $100, Second place $50, and third place $25! So get out those drawing pencils for a chance to win some cash! You don't need to be in art to enter, just stop by Mrs. West's room to pick up the entry rules sheet!
VSBA Art Show
The Virginia School Board Association held it’s local show at Ottobine Elementary School on April 23rd. The following students represented EMS: Grace Watts, Jesela Cooper, Isaac Kriel, and Aries Frazier. Congratulations!
What If There Is a Sub?
Have you ever wondered what happens in the art classroom when Mrs. West has a substitute? Usually the students are given a list of 10 objects to creatively piece together in a drawing. Below are some examples that students made from the following objects: time machine, moon, waterfall, building blocks, apron, spoon, broken toy, wheelbarrow, grandma, crayon.