Welcome back, Sharks! I am so happy to see you in the art room this year. We are able to use our art centers, which will include: drawing, collage, painting, fiber arts, sculpture, clay, and architecture. We will also have visiting art centers, such as collaborative projects, mask-making, and wearable art. We’ve had a great first week with the drawing center and can’t wait to open more centers!
Click the image to take a virtual tour of our centers!
Sandersville has five students, one from 1st through 5th grades, whose artworks will be included in this year’s Elementary and Middle School All State Art Show. A link with be shared so families can enjoy exceptional student artworks from across the Commonwealth!
Youth Art Month is coming up and Kentucky is getting ready! Youth Art Month will be held in March and encourages support for quality school art programs, and promotes art material safety. Visual art programs help develop skills including:
Art shows, special exhibits, and school and community activities take place annually, to celebrate visual art education for grades K – 12.
If you would like to participate, drop off your artwork with your completed entry form attached to it at Sandersville by Dec 1, 2020. There will be a state-wide winner and 1st-5th places winners for elementary, middle school, and high school. Winners will be announced by December 18, 2020.
Hello! I’m Ms. Baird, your art teacher. No matter how we start the year, I am excited to see you and can’t wait to make art with you. I hope you’ve had a safe, happy, and healthy summer. Here’s a little about me.
Join us this weekend to celebrate artists and art-making at the Francisco’s Farm Art Fair. Students from all schools in Woodford County will have artworks on display. The opening reception will be on Saturday, May 18 at 2:00pm at the Ann Hart Raymond Building at Midway University.
As the 2018-2019 school year closes, the art room would like to thank Southside Families for all their support. This year, we’ve participated in eight special art events in addition to our choice-based art classes.
Improbable Baubles at the Headley-Whitney Museum (5th)
Art to Remember (PreK-5th)
Doodle 4 Google (K-5th)
Francisco’s Farm Art Festival (3rd-4th)
Scenery and props for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade music performances
KY All State Art Show (3rd-5th)
Cafeteria Mural (4th-5th)
Collaborative Mural for Arts Day (K-5)
Thank you for continuing to support our students’ creativity!