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Week 25: March 2-6

8th Grade Art: 1st hour

Essential Question: How does art impact our place in the world?

Content Standards:

ART.VA.I.8.1   Apply understanding of the varying qualities of materials, techniques, media technology, and processes to the selection of appropriate tools and media to design and solve creative problems and achieve desired artistic effects. 656 more words


Hyderabad, India


2015 Torpedo Factory-Target Gallery Exhibit

The time has come again for the March of Dimes/Target Gallery fundraiser at the Torpedo Factory in Alexandria, VA , March 7-22. Here are the three pieces I will be submitting. 8 more words

New Supplies, Same Face

Despite the amount of work I’ve been doing, I managed to squeeze in some art time these last couple days.

The other night I spent about 45 minutes on a self-portrait. 251 more words


Inky kinky

Fan art works best while testing things out. NoNeedForOriginalBrainFartsYAY!


Azerbaijani artist Faig Ahmed transforms traditional techniques into lush 3D forms – interview

Azerbaijan’s Faig Ahmed merges fresh, modern textiles with traditional techniques. 

Faig Ahmed, one of Azerbaijan’s most internationally recognised visual artists, adds a decidedly modern twist to carpet weaving, string art and embroidery. 2,000 more words

Contemporary Art From The Islamic World