Hinckley/Finlayson Elementary
Hinckely, Minnesota
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Caroldene Carney
Art Specialist
  
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Artwork Exhibits - this school year (since July 2013)
 
Wizards (9 artworks)
Apr 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
This was a really fun project! Everyone did a wonderful job. We used air dry clay and painted them with acrylics.
   
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Paper Rollercoasters (18 artworks)
Apr 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
We were looking at shapes and forms. Learning to make 3D forms out of 2D paper.
   
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Line Movement! (12 artworks)
Apr 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Sunflowers (62 artworks)
Apr 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
This painting helped us to learn about tempera paint. Learning to clean our brushes between colors, use different size ...
   
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Zentangles (9 artworks)
Apr 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Symmetrical Dragons (65 artworks)
Apr 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Bandolier Bags (42 artworks)
Apr 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Symmetrical Castles (53 artworks)
Mar 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
Using one sheet of gray paper we cut a single line and created a 3-D castle. Then the details were added trying to keep ...
   
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Spring Radials (88 artworks)
Mar 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
We are ready for Spring!!
   
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Neutral Color Skylines (81 artworks)
Mar 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
Learning about neutral colors.
   
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Celtic Knots (16 artworks)
Mar 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
Looking at Celtic knots we learned that they can have many meanings. Eternity, the circle of life, protection etc are s ...
   
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Mar 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
Real= You can touch and feel the texture Implied= You can only see the texture
   
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Home Schoolers (14 artworks)
Mar 2014, taught by Jen Eaves
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Beadwork (60 artworks)
Feb 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
Loom woven beads.
   
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Plaid Snowmen (68 artworks)
Feb 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
First grade started learning about the cool and warm colors. We painted the warm colors one direction and the cool colo ...
   
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Public Patterns (84 artworks)
Feb 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
This project involved the entire class. We drew a row pattern and passed it to our neighbor. They added another patter ...
   
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Birches in the Winter (53 artworks)
Feb 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
We were learning about the horizon line. Also using different watercolor techniques.
   
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Jim Dine Heart Series (47 artworks)
Feb 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
We celebrated Valentine's Day by looking at Jim Dine's Heart Series. The kids really got into painting their hearts and ...
   
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Hot and Cold Hearts (75 artworks)
Feb 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
Learning about Warm and Cool colors. We also looked at Jim Dine's heart series. We talked about how the warm colors p ...
   
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Radial Snowflakes (66 artworks)
Feb 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Jan 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
LEarning to make a horizon line. Painting with our pointer finger.
   
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Jan 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
The students learned how to use one point perspective by designing their own bedrooms.
   
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Thru My Winter Window (35 artworks)
Jan 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
The third graders were looking at horizon lines in this lesson. We have had A lot of snow this winter and they all knew ...
   
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Cardinals in the Snow (85 artworks)
Jan 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
In Minnesota, it never seems to stop snowing. The Kindergarten learned to stamp paint to make snow and to make birds w ...
   
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Jan 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Shape Collage (59 artworks)
Jan 2014, taught by Caroldene Carney
Learning about shapes. Can you see the shapes in these pictures?
   
 
One Point Names (51 artworks)
Dec 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
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White Line Flowers (49 artworks)
Nov 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Stacking Shapes (82 artworks)
Nov 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Working with shapes. We learned to make them 3D.
   
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Formal Design Masks (67 artworks)
Nov 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Some of the goals of this project were to maintain a line of symmetry and to use many different kinds of lines in the ma ...
   
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Ipad Images (3 artworks)
Nov 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Line Landscapes (10 artworks)
Nov 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Down on the Farm (9 artworks)
Nov 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Zentangles (3 artworks)
Nov 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Shape Pizzas (86 artworks)
Nov 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Can you see the circle pepperonis, crescent shrimp, free form sausage, triangle pineapple, half circle mushrooms, oval b ...
   
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Sunken Ship Details (36 artworks)
Nov 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Details, details, details!!!! We practiced different kinds of lines by adding lots of details. See if you can discover ...
   
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Shoe Study (67 artworks)
Nov 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
After practicing textures, drawing in a bag without looking at our paper, and concentrating on connecting our hand and o ...
   
 
Pumpkin Wagons (92 artworks)
Oct 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Learning to cut shapes.
   
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Crazy Legs (56 artworks)
Oct 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Shape collage.
   
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Contour Drawing (29 artworks)
Oct 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
One continuous line! Sometimes without looking at the paper!
   
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Shape Pumpkins (66 artworks)
Oct 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Learning shapes and different ways to fold paper.
   
 
Positive and Negative (94 artworks)
Oct 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Mixing up the positive and negative space. Scary!!!
   
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Wayne Thiebaud Cakes (73 artworks)
Oct 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Learning to draw cylinders and looking at Wayne Thiebsud's cakes and pastries.
   
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Frankenshape (53 artworks)
Oct 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Shapes, shapes, shapes!
   
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Scaredy Line Cats (83 artworks)
Oct 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Remembering the lines we have been studying- we painted a cat's back and added details to make it look SCARY!
   
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Line Maps (79 artworks)
Oct 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Textures, patterns and lines were the vocabulary words for this 4th grade lesson. We needed to use as many lines and pa ...
   
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Color Pencil Blending (61 artworks)
Oct 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
First we printed real leaves (white) and the colored over them with colored pencils. Blending the colored on the leaves ...
   
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All Kinds of Lines (5 artworks)
Oct 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Oct 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Looking at lines in nature. We drew a leaf as if we had microscope eyes and printed leaves around it.
   
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Learning to Shade (237 artworks)
Sep 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Sep 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Learning different kinds of lines.
   
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Line= a path (66 artworks)
Sep 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Learning lines. Line =a path
   
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Sep 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Kindergarteners are learning kinds of lines and shapes. We also worked on following directions. Great job kids!
   
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Radiating Lines (80 artworks)
Sep 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Reviewing lines.
   
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Watercolor Lines (84 artworks)
Sep 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
Choosing our favorite lines, adding crayons and then painting with watercolors.
   
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Construction Paper Lines (58 artworks)
Sep 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Colorful Names (54 artworks)
Sep 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Bold Lines (59 artworks)
Sep 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
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Fun Extra Artworks (148 artworks)
Sep 2013, taught by Caroldene Carney
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for this school year ... state nation
3404 artworks #9 #233
900 fanclub members #3 #67
332 comments #3 #119
5 artist statements #28 #1250
  overall rank #7 #196
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School Awards & Honors
  2012-2013 Leadership Award
Ranked #5 in Minnesota (#215 in the nation) for overall participation among all schools
  2012-2013 Art Publishing Award
Ranked #5 in Minnesota (#232 in the nation) for art published among all schools
  2012-2013 Fan Clubs Award
Ranked #3 in Minnesota (#54 in the nation) for fan club signups among all schools
  2012-2013 Comments Award
Ranked #2 in Minnesota (#88 in the nation) for comments posted among all schools
  2012-2013 Leadership Award
Ranked #5 in Minnesota (#188 in the nation) for overall participation among elementary schools
view all awards (75 awards in all)
 
Student Hall of Fame
Shown are five randomly-selected students who have entered the Hall of Fame this year.
 Ben5582
awarded on 4/14/2014
 Traelyn5
awarded on 3/29/2014
 Hailey1874
awarded on 4/3/2014
 Corrina67
awarded on 2/7/2014
 Braden1103
awarded on 11/20/2013
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Recent visitor comments ...
That's awesome Hailey:) -- Steve
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That looks like so much fun! I would love to ride on that ride with you. Great Job Samantha!! Mom -- Mom
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OMG I love this little guy, great job -- Kathi
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Recent artist statements ...
I did this picture for Halloween.
written by Isaac5839
Rocket is the favorite Water Earth is least favorite I like space ships I would add a dino-I like dinos Not sure It all surprised me because its happy Cut out shapes to make pictures
written by Isaac5839
My favorite part about my artwork is that it was hard to draw but it looks good and that my shoe almost look alike.My least favorite part of my artwork is that it was hard to draw and that where ever I drew and I erased stayed there even when I erased it over a lot.
written by Reagan305
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