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Dryden Elementary

Arlington Heights, Illinois
Thanks for making our Dryden online digital art gallery a place where students can watch their abilities grow as they grow in self-esteem. Your participation makes all the difference from joining fan clubs, sending comments, and purchasing cool products that feature their artwork to those discussions at home about the wonderful things that they're exploring in art class. Our kids are loving it! Teach your children how to write a compliment to a fellow artist/classmate and explore artwork from all over the world. Help your student reflect on their artwork by encouraging them to write an artist statement for their published art.
Visit our school website and the Fugleblog to stay up to date with all the wonderful things happening in Dryden's Art Program!
http://drydenart.weebly.com/fugleblog
Let's make it our goal to get every student in the Hall of Fame this year!
Thanks again for your support.
Email me with questions: tfuglestad@sd25.org
Mrs. Tricia Fuglestad
  
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School Gallery
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Artwork Projects - this school year (since July 2015)
 
Kindergarten Still Life (60 artworks)
May 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Kindergarteners created a still life of flowers in a vase. They tried to show overlapping with the pedals and allow the ...
   
no artist statements
 
Op Art Falling Animation (78 artworks)
May 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Third graders created an animation showing themselves changing in size as they rotate into a spinning circular design cr ...
   
no artist statements
 
Rainbow Fish (81 artworks)
May 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
First graders drew all the parts of a fish and painted it with metallic paints. They added texture with scales using met ...
   
 
Caricature Self-Portrait (87 artworks)
May 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
5th graders drew themselves as a caricature with an exaggerated head compared to their body. We will make these into ani ...
   
 
Tree Silhouette (82 artworks)
May 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
2nd grade students learned to draw a tree with "V"s. The art was photographed and layered and blended into a backgroun ...
   
 
May 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Students put a healthy spin to Rene Magritte's Surrealistic painting, Son of Man using the iPads. They used an item that ...
   
 
Apr 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
3rd graders made a circuit with wire, an LED, battery, and a switch to make their relief sculpture creature light up. L ...
   
no artist statements
 
Son of Man Spoof (98 artworks)
Apr 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
4th graders created a surrealistic painting in the style of Rene Magritte's painting, the Son of Man. Learn more from my ...
   
 
Apr 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
2nd graders broke all the rules for creating portraits with these colorful cardboard Picasso-inspired collages. See thi ...
   
no artist statements
 
Wear-a-Bows (81 artworks)
Apr 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Students created symmetrical bows to wear for the Kindergarten Tea this May. They were covered with colorful patterns as ...
   
no artist statements
 
Apr 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
1st graders read the book, Knufflebunny by Mo Willems and noticed the artwork over photos. They layered their pigeon pai ...
   
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Mar 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Kindergarten artists considered size and placement of features and mixed skin color from the primaries as they created t ...
   
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Pigeon Don'ts (80 artworks)
Mar 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
First graders are trying their hand at graphic design by combining a digital image of their pigeon paintings with their ...
   
 
Flying Animations (88 artworks)
Mar 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
These images are screenshots from the fifth graders' flying animations inspired by Faith Ringgold's book, Tar Beach. Rea ...
   
 
Movement Fugleflick (16 artworks)
Mar 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
These fifth grade Fugleflick (Student-Created, Art-Related) Filmmakers worked for two months on this amazing short music ...
   
no artist statements
 
Pigeon Paintings (79 artworks)
Mar 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
First graders have been diving into the Pigeon books by Mo Willems. They painted these pigeons to use as a graphic in th ...
   
no artist statements
 
Cityscape (87 artworks)
Feb 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
5th graders created a contour line drawing of the Chicago Skyline on the iPad with a layer for lines above a layer for c ...
   
 
Winter Self-Portraits (82 artworks)
Feb 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
2nd graders learned about proportion and placement of the features of their face as they drew their self-portrait. They ...
   
no artist statements
 
Lovely AppSmash (79 artworks)
Feb 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Students tried their hand at using multiple apps to create this Robert Indiana inspired image. See my post and view th ...
   
 
Flying Figures (88 artworks)
Feb 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Fifth graders worked on a figure drawing in a flying pose on the iPad. They first used tracing paper over a figure templ ...
   
no artist statements
 
Jan 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Kindergarteners make a 3D sculpture of a snowman out of one lump of model magic clay. This was secretly a math lesson wh ...
   
no artist statements
 
If I ran the Zoo (78 artworks)
Jan 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Third Graders used their Dr. Seuss inspired creatures to adorn the cover of "If I Ran the Zoo". This graphic design was ...
   
 
Jan 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Third graders looked at my class set of Dr. Seuss books for inspiration as they designed a new creature to add to the zo ...
   
no artist statements
 
Abstract Monsters (79 artworks)
Jan 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
First graders used a digital image of their symmetrical monster collage to make it abstract with the percolator app.
   
no artist statements
 
Winter Portrait Sketch (81 artworks)
Jan 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Second graders are learning to draw their portrait while thinking about correct proportions and placements for their fea ...
   
no artist statements
 
Jan 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
First graders learned about collage and symmetry as they created these monsters inspired by the book "Go Away Big Green ...
   
no artist statements
 
Jan 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
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Jan 2016, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Students looked at the positive and negative design with a reflection used for the Downton Abbey Masterpiece theater min ...
   
 
Dec 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
5th graders tell why their robots are so amazing with a Newsweek cover design and articles. We focused on graphic design ...
   
 
Dec 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
4th graders used a pop art filter on their drawings in the style of Andy Warhol. Learn more in my post: http://drydenart ...
   
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Drawing Silly People (98 artworks)
Dec 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Students listened to the biography of Andy Warhol as they used their observational drawing skills to create an illustrat ...
   
 
Digital Scream (98 artworks)
Nov 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Students studied the most famous art work of Edvard Munch, The Scream. http://drydenart.weebly.com/fugleblog/thank-you-v ...
   
 
Kindergarten Landscapes (84 artworks)
Nov 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Students explored the secondary colors with these beautiful pumpkin patch landscape collages. They mixed paint to make p ...
   
no artist statements
 
Blue Dog (79 artworks)
Nov 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Third graders worked on a Blue Dog image in the style of George Rodrigue. These dogs were painted in a monochromatic col ...
   
no artist statements
 
Light Up Robots (88 artworks)
Nov 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Students designed a creative 3-D looking robot and made it light up with paper circuits. This project was made possible ...
   
no artist statements
 
Apple Still Life (79 artworks)
Oct 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
First graders learned to create a still life inspired by Paul Cezanne as they overlapped apples to create depth. They pa ...
   
no artist statements
 
The Scream Collage (98 artworks)
Oct 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Students studied the most famous art work of Edvard Munch, The Scream. http://drydenart.weebly.com/fugleblog/thank-you-v ...
   
no artist statements
 
Create-A-Monster (119 artworks)
Oct 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Made on our iPads using the Create-a-Monster App.
   
 
Oct 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Second graders are learning how to draw on the iPad with styluses to create symmetrical butterflies filled with color in ...
   
 
Robot Sketch (88 artworks)
Oct 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Students worked on turning shapes into forms as they designed a creative robot. Stay tuned...these sketches will become ...
   
no artist statements
 
Symmetrical Butterflies (81 artworks)
Oct 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Second graders are learning how to draw on the iPad with styluses to create symmetrical butterflies filled with color. ...
   
no artist statements
 
Peanutized Me! (222 artworks)
Sep 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Students had a chance to use the http://www.peanutizeme.com/ website to design a peanuts version of themselves on the i ...
   
 
What is Art? (82 artworks)
Sep 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
Students used the primary colors to mix secondary colors in these little abstract paintings. They named their masterpiec ...
   
no artist statements
 
Collaborative Project (142 artworks)
Sep 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
This collaborative circle painting was created to celebrate International Dot Day 2015. Watch the video of students mak ...
   
 
Free Draw (11 artworks)
Oct 2015, taught by Tricia Fuglestad
These are pieces made by students outside of class time.
   
no artist statements
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  school visitors!
Activity this school year (since July 2015)
3879 published artworks 2389 comments
 
749 artist statements 1993 artist fans
Counts are updated at the beginning of each day.
This is an NAEA-member school
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Announcements
2015-2016 Artsonia Fundraiser!
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School Awards & Honors
  2013-2014 Leadership Award
Ranked #1 in Illinois (#8 in the nation) for overall participation among all schools
  2013-2014 Art Publishing Award
Ranked #5 in Illinois (#126 in the nation) for art published among all schools
  2013-2014 Fan Clubs Award
Ranked #1 in Illinois (#2 in the nation) for fan club signups among all schools
  2013-2014 Comments Award
Ranked #1 in Illinois (#5 in the nation) for comments posted among all schools
  2013-2014 Statements Award
Ranked #2 in Illinois (#12 in the nation) for artist statements collected among all schools
view all awards (87 awards in all)
 
Student Hall of Fame
Shown are five randomly-selected students who have entered the Hall of Fame this year.
 Lina365
awarded on 5/27/2016
 Jonas413
awarded on 5/17/2016
 Nikolas840
awarded on 5/27/2016
 Tyler22638
awarded on 5/25/2016
 Jennifer6449
awarded on 5/17/2016
view all awards (511 students in all)
 
Recent visitor comments ...
Costa, that's awesome! Good job! -- Connie
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Eva, what color coordination! Beautiful! -- Connie
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Pretty, so colorful, too! LGD -- GrandmaD
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Recent artist statements ...
Teal Takeover!
written by Abby8906
The title is self explanatory
written by Andrew9757
A tree in the snowflakes
written by Victoria11002
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