Teaching artist Jonathan Franklin worked with students in Ms. Louthan’s second grade class at Beye Elementary School on an Art Start project linking math concepts to art. Students learned the basics of fractals and Sierpinski Triangles to create landscapes, abstract designs and ‘pet’ cats & dogs! Who knew math could be so much fun.
The students added color and pattern to four headshot images of themselves, layered them together, cut the pages into identical strips and assembled them into a short book.
Ms. Williams’s Applied Arts students worked with Art Start artist Claire Reyes to learn the history and technique of paper making.
Art Start artist Guillermo Delgado just completed this year’s residency with kids in the classes of Ms. Nelson, Mrs. Druckmiller, and Ms. Dunn.
Kristi Murray’s Arts & Culture students learned the South African dance from teaching artist Mark Vaughn.
Watch the 12 Bar Blues — as interpreted by Mann 2nd graders in the classes of Ms. Beljung, Mr. Kaegi, Ms. Poteracki, and Ms. Weck.
Award-winning artist, art educator, and Lincoln parent Guillermo Delgado heads the art-side of the six-week collaboration with teacher Mr. Estragues and his 27 students.