So excited to finally have my first official article published in SchoolArts Magazine. This is a personal goal I set for myself a good 7 years ago. It was really just a matter of forcing myself to take the time to write something up! I don’t think I am the best writer in the world, but I do have good ideas and can organize my thoughts well. They did a bit of editing from my original text, but it works. Hopefully people will like the idea and give it a try.
The SketchUp gallery project is one that I have done for several years now and presented at district, state and national professional development conferences.
Check out more details at these posts and links.
My post with lesson resources http://www.artechtivity.com/sketch-up-gallery/
our Artsonia Galleries with student still shot examples http://www.artsonia.com/museum/gallery.asp?exhibit=896648
our school tube channel with student video examples http://bit.ly/KLLumc
I collected some of the great links from the 2/22/15 #TABChat on animation and film making. http://www.makayama.com/moviemount.html http://www.pbslearningmedia.org/ http://mypaperheroes.blogspot.com/ http://www.animationchefs.com/ http://checkthis.com/307w Other movie and animation posts here on Artechtivity http://www.artechtivity.com/door-movie-teacher-resources/ http://www.artechtivity.com/claymation-2006/ Student Examples: Clay example middle school http://bit.ly/rfSPKD Paper example … read more
Part of the Toy Production unit was making packages that would “sell” the toy. To prepare for this, I bought some toys in the type of packages I wanted my students to mimic. We spent a period examining the toys, listing … read more
It has been a manufacturing frenzy in the art room with our toy production unit. About 3-4 students per class chose 3-D printing for their toy. I am on a learning curve of how to use the printer and how … read more
IMG_2472 watch the 3-D printer in progress read more