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SHS Art!

SHS Art!

Here are two projects from SHS Art student: collages and color wheel paintings!¬† Great job ūüôā A lot more here at our blog ! Lindy Guernsey Jonah Lindquist Dana Schulze Kyrsten Johnson-Gray Sophie Dow Josh Park Nathaniel Basalo Devon Campbell Dylan Dunning Malia Hewitt Randi Tolson Chris Kingsland Rebekah Christenson […]

Seward Student Travel Trip to Panama

Seward Student Travel Trip to Panama

Rain got you down? Tropics sound nice? You are invited to an informational meeting about the Seward Student Travel Club‘s next trip! The meeting is Wednesday, September 13th at 6:30 pm in the Art Room at Seward High. Expand your child’s horizons with a life changing journey! After school lets […]

SMS Art: Eyes

SMS Art: Eyes

The eye is the window to the middle schoolers soul… ūüôā We studied and practiced drawing the human eye.¬† The assignment was to draw an eye using oil pastel and chalk on black paper¬†and to make something unique about it.¬† Here they are, awesome job SMS Art students! Jared Dean […]

2017 KPBSD Art Show Awards for SHS Students

2017 KPBSD Art Show Awards for SHS Students

The KPBSD Art Show happened last week with the top art from all around the district competing in a juried show! Seward High Art students took some awards, congratulations to Emma Moore for 2nd Place in Mixed Media, Case Estes for 2nd Place in Printmaking, and Josh Parks for 2nd […]

SHS Art

SHS Art

End of the 3rd Quarter at Seward High already!¬† Here is some of our students 2-D work! A lot more at our blog hereūüôā¬† Enjoy Spring Break! Shayne Sullivan Alex Ursel Bjorn Nillson Josh Parks Meghan Mullaly Eldin Zinis Pricilla Stoltz Nathaniel Basalo Alex Ursel Meghan Mullaly Bjorn Nillson Maddy […]

Seward High/ Seward Middle Ceramics

Seward High/ Seward Middle Ceramics

I ¬†have had some amazing Ceramic students at Seward High and Seward Middle School this past Quarter!¬† Here are some of their projects! ¬†More at our Art Blog here¬†ūüôā Makayla Dumars Kaylee Brockman Billy Wolfe Nicole Charlie Emma Moore Heleana Backus Renee Elhard Kylie Mullaly Kinze Hauze Chandler Marcus Emma […]

Paintings from Seward High and Seward Middle School

Paintings from Seward High and Seward Middle School

Here is a sampling of paintings done by Seward Middle and Seward High School students!¬† The middle schoolers hand mixed all their colors in acrylic paint using only red yellow and blue.¬† The high schoolers experimented with different techniques such as applying salt, rubbing alcohol, saran wrap and tissue paper […]

Seward High Art

Seward High Art

Ho Ho Ho today was the last day of the semester! Here is a bit of art from Seward High if you’d like to see the good work these teenagers are doing. Hope everyone has great holidays and our blog is here with much much more! This assignment was to […]

SHS Art: Reductive Block Prints

SHS Art: Reductive Block Prints

Nicole Charlie The first semester is wrapping up here at Seward High and we are ready for our holiday break! SHS Art students completed block prints and did a great job! ¬†The artistry was in identifying and simplifying the image into 3 different values (light medium dark) and also showing […]

Seward High Art: Hero Portraits

Seward High Art: Hero Portraits

Seward High Art Students made a painting of someone they admired and included a related quote, thinking about font and composition. They drew these by hand and mixed their own colors! Great job! ¬†More paintings and art here at our blog! Emilia Whitcome Meghan Mullaly Rebekah Christensen Riley von Borstel […]

SHS SMS Alternative Energy Fair Art

SHS SMS Alternative Energy Fair Art

Seward Energy Forum & Fair took place last weekend at Avtec! This fair brought light to clean, alternative sources of energy such as geothermal, biomass, solar, wind, and hydro energy. Students from K-12 made art inspired by this subject matter and did a great job! This show was juried by […]

Seward High School Art: Ceramic Frames

Seward High School Art: Ceramic Frames

These frames were more difficult than I’d imagined to construct! Students made a paper pattern first and then traced their design onto clay slabs. The photos slide into a little compartment in back and all the frames have a way to be hung too! Thanks students for your patience and […]

Seward High Art: SMAF Egyptian Art

Seward High Art: SMAF Egyptian Art

If you went to the Seward Music and Arts Festival this past weekend, you got to see this Egyptian themed art in real life! This truly is a community centered event, with Seward El, Middle and High School students all helping by creating decorations. Here are some of the High-schoolers […]

Seward High Kayak Trip

Seward High Kayak Trip

Seward High Outdoor Club had the sun shining on them Wednesday afternoon as they glided through the waters of Resurrection Bay. Thanks to the owners of Kayak Adventures, Trenton Gould and Tess Tulley, Seward High students were able to experience kayaking at an extremely generous rate. Seventy degree weather and […]

Seward High Art: Cairn Building

Seward High Art: Cairn Building

Seward High has adopted a new block schedule, allowing for longer class periods, which suits art class well. We have begun the year exploring making art in and with our natural environment with the creation of cairns. We started the first day connecting art to problem solving by building marshmallow […]

Seward High Art: Photoshop!

Seward High Art: Photoshop!

Hello everyone, here is a sampling of what we have been doing all quarter in Seward High’s Graphic Design class which is based around learning Adobe Photoshop.¬† Much more here at our blog! ¬†New Currency Ali Alwahd Chandler Marcus Hunter Allen David Kirkpatrick One Point Perspective Jared Sears Meghan Mulluly […]

Middle School Watercolor Paintings

Middle School Watercolor Paintings

In my Middle School art class, we experimented with different watercolor techniques – dropping salt and alcohol onto wet paint, squishing saran wrap and tissue paper onto it, scratching it with toothpicks… After this students came up with¬†their own¬†compositions¬†and used whichever techniques they wanted!¬† More here! Lincoln Farris Rebekah Christenson […]

Seward Middle School Art

Seward Middle School Art

Detail from Klimt Painting SMS Students¬†studied Austrian artist Gustav Klimt.¬† His work is filled with gold,¬†flattened, forms filled with geometric shapes.¬† This stylization is juxtaposed by realtively realistically rendered faces and skin.¬† We replicated Klimt’s style by using gold scratchboard and photos from magazines.¬† I think they turned out pretty […]

Ceramic Hands from SHS and SMS

Ceramic Hands from SHS and SMS

For our first project¬†in SHS’s Ceramics Class¬†and SMS Art Class we went back to basics – the human hand.¬† Hands have been connected to our¬†personal identities and to¬†our humaness since we lived in caves.¬† Seward High Students took inspiration from henna designs, hand¬†tattoos, palm reading, folk art, and anataomy to […]

Seward High School Art – Photoshop

Seward High School Art – Photoshop

I haven’t taught Photoshop in years and it is pretty fun to get back into it!¬† Seward High Students are quick learners and are creating all sorts of projects while learning the tools of Photoshop.¬† Here are some of them!¬† Much more here at our blog. Fun with the Clone […]