Archive for October, 2014

SkeletonsSome of the 8th grade Exploratory Students creatively celebrated Dia De Los Muertos in Drama and Art Class by painting their faces like Skeletons! Students watched SireSasa’s version of Lady Gaga’s Born this Way Skeleton Makeup Youtube video ( to help them with their face painting.

Taught Rotation 2: October 29th 2014, Taught Rotation 1: October 15th 2013, Taught Rotation 1: October 25th 2012

GIMPNeed to save something with GIMP? If so, follow this ‘How to Export Using GIMP‘ PDF! Need to Download Gimp to use it at home? If so, follow this link ( to the free download site!

What is GIMP? GIMP is an acronym for GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed program for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring.


Photo Find October OrangeClick on the thumbnail image of ‘Orange’ Photo Find sheet to enlarge it, print it, follow the instructions on the image and then either bring it in, or scan or photograph your answers, and email them to Mrs. Matt ( your answers for a chance to earn some Extra Credit!

CelebratOnline Creativit
Here is a list of various art websites for you to play around with. Please note that links often go bad or websites get taken down so if a link no longer works, please let me know by sending me an email at – Thank you!
In Class Art Digital Lessons
South Park Characters:
Wee Characters:
WildSelf Characters:
Other Websites to Create Art
Hero Characters:
Dynamic Characters:
Letter Photography:
Parody Obama Posters:
Various Art Photo Tweakers: &
Create Famous Artist Replicas
Art Contests
Art of Duct Tape:
Heinz Ketchup Packets Contest:
Create a Pepper:
Art Games
Find the Pineapple:
Art History/Museums Sites
Art Terminology