March 20, 2013

News from your child's school art room
March 20, 2013
Dryden Art News, March 20, 2013
from Mrs. Tricia Fuglestad, Dryden's Art Teacher
Thank you so much for taking a moment to see the amazing things that have been happening in the art program at Dryden!
  1. Surreal Look at Nighthawks (4th grade iPad project) Artsonia Art Exhibit 
  2. Elementary Musical: two more honors (great news about our Fugleflick from last year)
  3. Back from NAEA Conference in Texas (learn about my trip, presentations, and award)
  4. School Board Recognition (Ben and Robert had art selected for the Illinois YAM poster)
  5. Youth Art Month-Four amazing events! (includes Cultural Arts Fair photos, Different is Good debut, and the Dryden artists' permanent art display at the St. Alexius Children's Hospital)
  6. Preparing for our Field Trip (see the fourth graders playing "Spect-ART-acles")
  7. Kindergarten Self-Portraits Artsonia Art Exhibit :: Kindergarten Self-portraits
  8. Doodle 4 Google Entries Artsonia Art Exhibit :: Doodle 4 Google Entries
  9. Our LEGO Mural Wall (abc/25 grant) is underway. I took a lego photo (free app) of some hard workers during class time. View here: Artsonia Art Exhibit :: Lego Photos
  10. American Gothic Spoofs are finished: Artsonia Art Exhibit :: American Gothic Spoof Painting
  11. ART TECH DRIVE continues through March 28th. Help us raise the funds for the two iPads we need to complete a 2:1 ratio of students to iPads in the art room Artsonia - Art Tech Fundraising Drive by purchasing something from the gift shop.
  12. Thank you to the ART Gallery Volunteers who have helped in so many ways preparing materials and hanging art throughout the building. Make sure you take time to see our hallways when you come for conferences.
  13. Hall of Fame Raffle is mid-May! Help your child get all his/her ribbons on Artsonia by checking comments, signing up family for fan clubs, and 5 pieces of art.Picture
Have a wonderful Spring Break!
Mrs. Fuglestad
Artsonia is the largest student art museum in the world! Our dream is that every young artist will have an online art gallery, preserving their masterpieces in a digital portfolio!