<![CDATA[queen anne elementary <br />art studio: amsel art - Blog ]]>Sat, 20 Feb 2016 15:05:28 -0800Weebly<![CDATA[Last day to sign up for music and art camp this week!]]>Sun, 14 Jun 2015 17:46:04 GMThttp://qaeamselart.weebly.com/blog/last-day-to-sign-up-for-music-and-art-camp-this-weekSign up for Ms. Stone and Ms. Amsel's ART and MUSIC Camps through the QAE website summer programs. 

Week 1: Creative Kids--From Michelangelo to Mozart! 
Wednesday June 17th 9:00-3:00 - Friday, June 19th 9:00-12:00, final showcase 12:00-12:30

Come explore the arts with Ms. Amsel and Ms. Stone! We will be exploring more in-depth art projects, including 2D and 3D art, creating songs on GarageBand, exploring songs and dances from around the globe, creating instruments out of recycled materials and exploring the art that is alive in the city! There will be one field trip during the week and lots of PLAY!

Please make sure to send a sack lunch with your child, nut-free snacks will be provided daily.

Cost: $200 per student 
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<![CDATA[Art and Music Summer camp ]]>Wed, 06 May 2015 22:58:22 GMThttp://qaeamselart.weebly.com/blog/art-and-music-summer-camp-sign-ups-soonSign up for Ms. Stone and Ms. Amsel's ART and MUSIC Camps through the QAE website summer programs. 

Week 1: Creative Kids--From Michelangelo to Mozart! 
Open to incoming grades 1-6, minimum 15 students required

Wednesday June 17th 9:00-3:00 - Friday, June 19th 9:00-12:00, final showcase 12:00-12:30

Come explore the arts with Ms. Amsel and Ms. Stone! We will be exploring more in-depth art projects, including 2D and 3D art, creating songs on GarageBand, exploring songs and dances from around the globe, creating instruments out of recycled materials and exploring the art that is alive in the city! Field trips for study may include: EMP Museum, Seattle Art Museum, Burke Museum, local parks, Woodland Park Zoo, Soundbridge, or more!

Please make sure to send a sack lunch with your child, nut-free snacks will be provided daily.

Cost: $200 per student


Week 2: Creative Kids--Curtain Up! 
Open to incoming grades 1-6, minimum 15 students required

Monday, June 22 9:00-3:00 -Friday, June 26th 9:00-12:00, final showcase from 12:00-12:30

All the world's a stage, and it's show time! Come make art and explore drama with Ms. Amsel and Ms. Stone! In addition to portraiture, sculpting, painting and print-making, we will also be exploring the world of improv! Learn about how a play is made, how to make up a scene on the spot, how to script a play, rehearse and perform, all within one week! This energetic week will include at least one walking field trip and one trip to a local museum, stage, or outing for field study! Perhaps we will find our next Shakespeare among us!

Please make sure to send a sack lunch with your child, nut-free snacks will be provided daily.

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<![CDATA[Parent voLunteers FOR 2ND GRADE WHALES!]]>Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:29:10 GMThttp://qaeamselart.weebly.com/blog/calling-all-newspapers2ND GRADE STARTED THEIR PBL WHALE PROJECT LAST WEEK. 
WE ARE MAKING TABLE SIZED PAPER MACHE WHALES. IF YOU WANT TO GET MESSY WITH A BUNCH OF 2ND GRADERS, PLEASE COME IN AND HELP!

DAYS: MON, TUES, THURS, FRI - THIS WEEK AND NEXT
TIMES: 11:30-12:15
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<![CDATA[We heart art!]]>Tue, 17 Mar 2015 22:26:09 GMThttp://qaeamselart.weebly.com/blog/we-heart-art
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<![CDATA[mlk celebration - dr. king inspiring the art room!]]>Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:02:09 GMThttp://qaeamselart.weebly.com/blog/mlk-celebration-dr-king-inspiring-the-art-room3rd graders worked together to create a huge charcoal portrait of MLK jr. using perseverance and teamwork. 1st graders also worked together to create drawings reflecting the ideals of MLK.
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<![CDATA[it's winter in the artroom!]]>Fri, 16 Jan 2015 00:07:41 GMThttp://qaeamselart.weebly.com/blog/its-winter-in-the-artroom
Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd grades have been reading stories about winter, drawing scenes from winter, and using their art skills and techniques of blending pastels to create amazing snow people. 
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<![CDATA[December 31st, 1969]]>Fri, 09 Jan 2015 00:16:30 GMThttp://qaeamselart.weebly.com/blog/art-club-2015-sign-ups-are-just-around-the-cornerjoin art club - Mondays 3:45-4:45pm - Feb 9th]]><![CDATA[dwankohzi week in the artroom]]>Fri, 12 Dec 2014 23:56:55 GMThttp://qaeamselart.weebly.com/blog/dwankohzi-week-in-the-artroomWe celebrated our sister school in Zambia during Dwankohozi Week. Last week the Kindergarteners made African shakers and necklaces and 1st graders created drum paintings. 2nd and 3rd graders painted life size fabrics and fabric printmaking with the entire school. 4th and 5th grades are creating African Masks. Check out the "All-School Textured Fabric Wall" by the Library. Everyone in the school, including staff created one texture swatch.
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<![CDATA[Volunteer and help the Art department for NOVEMBER ]]>Thu, 13 Nov 2014 20:18:44 GMThttp://qaeamselart.weebly.com/blog/volunteer-and-help-the-art-department-for-novemberPicture
I'm starting some new projects and have some strange requests:





1. come in the art room and help me tear apart egg cartons 
2. help mat student work i.e.: putting a backgrounds of colored paper onto artwork
3. cutting paper
4. bring in recycled materials for Dwankhozi week (Dec 1-5):
              plastic caps from water bottles or any kind of plastic bottle (prefer color), 
              plastic bags, plastic bottles
              and any recycled art or sculpture you have to put on display (just to borrow)

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<![CDATA[Dia de los meurtos ]]>Tue, 04 Nov 2014 01:57:10 GMThttp://qaeamselart.weebly.com/blog/dia-de-los-meurtos
...and it was a hit! 
Please contribute this week to the Oferenda (in the main entrance of the Brick Building). Remember someone who has passed on; bring food, pictures, a note, flowers, etc.
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