Happy End of the Year!

The end of the year was nicely spent finishing up art projects in all classes- Art I and II with their altered books and Drawing I/II and Painting I with year-long concentration works based on a theme. The AP students finished with their exam on May 10th which went extremely well (we had lots of […]

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 […]

Making Art at GAEA in Valdosta!

This weekend is full of learning, listening, artmaking, and teaching for Ms. Ingui at the Georgia Art Education Association at Valdosta State University! Altered books were a big feature at the conference and creating new, fun pages were number one on the agenda. We learned about image transfer- which is when you take an image […]


Here’s a preview into our ALTERED BOOKS project, via photos taken from the Art I and II courses. Basically, an altered book is any book that is transformed into a work of art by an artist based on his/her ideas, creativity, and artistic style. Students at CHS are exploring the altered books through prompts given […]