Archive | March, 2015

Samurai Camp for Kids in San Francisco! June 22-26, 2015 – register now!

To learn more details and register, visit this link: http://www.sfaikido.com/camp-japan/  

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Hybrid Animal Scientific Illustrations * Graphite * 9th-12th grade

In the art class I am teaching at a local public high school, my students are looking at the intersection of science and art. They had to invent an animal hybrid and then label it as if it were a scientific illustration. Students looked at scientific illustrations by artists and scientists – both contemporary and […]

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Collaborative Hybrid Animals * Colored Pencil * 9th-12th Grade

My high school students are looking at the intersection of science and art in the form of scientific illustrations and hybrids.   Recently we played a collaborative Surrealist ‘Exquisite Corpse’ game where each student drew part of a body, folded over the image so the next student couldn’t see, and then the next student drew […]

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Aikido for Kids – Blue Belt Test Passed in (literally) Flying Colors!

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Aikido for Kids – Our New Red, Orange and Yellow Belts!

So proud of everybody’s hard work!!

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Social Issue Anti-Violence Posters * colored pencil, marker * 9th-12th Grade

My first project with Wallenberg High School went very well! ¬†They created posters addressing a social issue. The students entered a poster contest as well and so far we have 9 finalists! They had to come up with a good hook, main message and image for their posters and then do a mock-up. I started […]

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