We have GRIT!

Week 3, after creating their own team jerseys, Shissler Recreation Center children, colored in Gritty, complete with his Flyers jersey! First they used crayons and markers to color in Gritty- many of the children opted to look him up to accurately depict his orange, black, and white ensemble. Then they …

Bubble Prints

Week 3, the Kindergarten soon-to-be 1st graders in the fall, group learned about Printmaking! We discussed printmaking and I asked what came to mind when I said, “printmaking” or “print.” All answers involved a printer or a copier. I asked if I make something on the computer, would I be …

Picasso’s Guitar

Week 2 Fishtown Recreation Center 1st/2nd graders learned about the great artist, Pablo Picasso! We started out by reading Picasso Loves Shapes by Judiee Lee. We discussed the elements of art such as line, shape, and color. We focused on Picasso’s artworks which featured guitars. We saw an image of …