Old Books become Art at CHS!

In the recent article of the Times-Georgian newspaper, Carrollton students took front page. We have been working on our altered books since August, and it’s time to finally show them off to everyone- outside of the classroom walls! Check out the article here. It promotes both the altered books project and the creativity of my […]

2013 Kiwanis Art and Music Showcase: CHS Takes BEST IN SHOW!

Congratulations to all of the students who entered work in the 2013 Kiwanis Art and Music Showcase at the Carrollton Cultural Arts Department this year! Carrollton High School had over 35 works entered and out of these, one was chosen for the Best In Show Award. Congratulations to Sophia Li for her drawing in graphite, […]

Celebrating Creativity and Abe Lincoln.

We took the time to warm up our creative minds at the beginning of the 2B Art 1 class on February 12, 2013 to celebrate a very important birthday- the 204th birthday of President Lincoln! We use warm ups every day to start class to really open up our minds and think outside of the  […]

Art I and Assemblage Sculptures

Earlier this semester, one of the Art I courses worked on a sculpture unit and studied Louise Nevelson and her assemblage sculptures. Here are a couple of images from the last day- the spraying of the sculptures! December wasn’t so cold for us, so this outdoor experience was quite nice. The sculptures are currently on […]

Upcoming Show at CPRCAD!

On Saturday, February 16th the Carrollton Parks and Recreation, Cultural Arts Department will be opening it’s Annual Juried Arts Show around 5pm, following an announcement of winners from the show’s entries. Our program submitted over 30 works, both two and three-dimensional, covering a wide variety of topics, interests, mediums, and sizes. The works are extremely […]