Seward High School Art

April 9, 2018

KPBSD District Art Show

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Congrats to all students who showed work in the KPBSD District Art Show! This is a juried show featuring top art from all over the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District.  We took home some great awards this year! Congratulations to:

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Blaze Havnen Grade 12 – BEST IN SHOW!

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Joshua Park Grade 10 – 1st Place in the Open Category

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Blaze Havnen Grade 12 – 3rd Place in Painting

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Marisa Phasomsap Grade 9 – 3rd Place in Monotone Drawing

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March 1, 2018

Playing Card Assignment

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For this project, we looked at playing card designs and talked about rotational symmetry – where a design is flipped 180 degrees instead of being a mirror image. Here is what SHS Art Students came up with for their own designs!

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Clara Lee

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Riley VonBorstel

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Sadie Lindquist

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Paola Baez

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Lani Lackey

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Beau Frieberg

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Coulter Fiore-Pruitt

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Aaron Kuller

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Steven Osborn

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Levi DeBoard

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Jared Dean

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Malia Hewitt

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Rachael O’Rourke

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Elisa Turner

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Collin Mullaly

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Chris Kingsland

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Kylie Mullaly

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February 6, 2018

Crayon Art

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We have found that melting crayons is pretty fun!  Students came up with a composition that would incorporate crayons, created a painting, dripped, splattered and melted the crayons with blow driers!  Here are some of the results!

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Riley Von Borstle

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Paola Baez

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Sadie Lindquist

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Beau Freiberg

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Colt Ogle

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Clara Yu Jeong

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Rebekah Christenson

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Tayla Hardwick

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Levi DeBoard

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Rachael O’Rourke

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Lani Lackey

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Malia Hewitt

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Rose Terry

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Devon Campbell

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Chris Kingland

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Sam Paperman

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Ashley Jackson

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Olivia Carney

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Steven Osborne

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Alysa Kurtz

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Elissa Turner

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Emmalee DeLand

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Cassidy Fletcher

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Trapper Allen

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April 17, 2017

Middle School Eyes

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The eye is the window to the middle schoolers soul… 🙂 We studied and practiced drawing the human eye.  The assignment was to draw an eye using oil pastel and chalk on black paper and to make something unique about it.  Here they are, awesome job SMS Art students!

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Jared Dean

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Mikya Wallace

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Lydia Jacoby

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Ryker Bradford

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Colt Ogle

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Nicole Hettick

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Marcus Lastimosa

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Jacob Wendt

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Emily Unrein

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Linda Jack

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Mary Withrow

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Lucy Hankins

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February 9, 2017

Seward Middle School Color Wheel Paintings

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Seward Middle School students learned how to mix all 12 colors of the color wheel using just the primary colors: red, yellow, blue!  Then they were given the assignment to come up with a composition which included all 12 colors!  Here is what they came up with, great job!

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Renee Elhard

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Hailey Freiberg

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Hana Cooney

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Aiden Rodriguez

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Ryan Brown

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Leah Kava-Murdock

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Paola Baez

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Kylie Mullaly

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Dilthini Dissanayake

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Aaron Kuller

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Ashton Simpson

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Wren Dougherty

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Shelby Sieminski

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Cody Bryden

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Seward High School Watercolor Paintings

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Seward High students learned 12 different watercolor techniques, including using salt, rubbing alcohol, tissue paper, etc.  Then they hand drew a person or animal and used this drawing to create a water color painting, utilizing at least 5 of these techniques as they chose.  They did an amazing job!  See if you can figure out what technique they used where!

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Bekah Christenson’s Tupac drawing

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Pricilla Stoltz

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Dylan Dunning

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Tyler Goddard

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Clarence Longan

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Bjorn Nilsson

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Conor Spanos

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Isaiah Bivens

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Eliza Goddard

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Hunter Hollingsorth

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Elijah Gundersen

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John Moriarty

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Kyrsten Johnson-Grey

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Dax Robinson

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Lincoln Farris

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Justin McMurray

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Sholanda Vert

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Laurel Correa

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Allison Rogers

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Linnea Hribernick

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Alex Ursel

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Chad Quinn

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Sophi Dow

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Josh Park

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Madison Athey

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Jaden Vandyke

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Maddy Moore

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Katelyn Correa

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Clara LaRock

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Nathaniel Basalo

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Shayne Sullivan

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Hayley Unrein

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Ryan Miller

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Jazmine Jarnig

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Eldon Zinis

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Gabe Wood

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Ally Chryss

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Megan Koster

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Krisnan Weston

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Coral Petrosius

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Naomi Ifflander

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Angela Tinker

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Meghan Mullaly

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December 21, 2016

Illusions with lines

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To end the year, we did a variety of small projects involving optical illusions using lines and rulers!  We started with the 3-D hand or sphere illusion, then did a one point perspective room, and ended with 3-D one point perspective letters!  Here are just a few of them!

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Shayne Sullivan

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Case Estes

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Ayla Lapanskas

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Gabby Keeter

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Sarah Meinema

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Ruby Lindquist

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Elena Hamner

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Maddy Moore

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Emma Moore

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Heleana Backus

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Sarah Meinema

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Ryan Miller

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Jazmine Jarnig

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Heleana Backus

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Emma Moore

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Kaylee Brockman

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Zen Petrosius

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Sculptural Cactus Pots

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The assignment was to make a sculpture that could be used as a planter! SHS Art Students really did a great job, check them out!

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Brendan McMurray

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Kaylee Brockman

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Laurel Correa

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Ryan Miller

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Zen Petrosius

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Kendyl Morris

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Emma Moore

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Ruby Lindquist

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Rachael O’Rourke

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Maddy Moore

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Clarence Longan

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Faith Mitchell

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Case Estes

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Elena Hamner

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Forrest Matheson

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Alexis Sullivan

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Connor Spanos

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Heleana Backus

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Allison Rogers

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Meghan Mullaly

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Lindy Guernsey

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Beckah Christenson

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Gabby Keeter

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Emilia Whitcome

 

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December 8, 2016

Reductive Block Prints

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The first semester is wrapping up here at Seward High and we are ready for our holiday break! SHS Art students completed block prints and did a great job! The artistry was in identifying and simplifying the image into 3 different values (light medium dark) and also showing different textures! Then they had to carve this image into linoleum and print in layers to get the different colors/values. Here are some great ones for you to check out!

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Mikayla Dumars

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Forest Matheson

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Nele Hohenstein

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Connor Spanos

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Elena Hamner

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Kaylee Brockman

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Case Estez

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Emma Moore

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Akilena Veach

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Heleana Backus

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Justin McMurray

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Nicole Charlie

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Emilia Whitcome

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Ruby Lindquist

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Allie Tollof

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Olivia Carney

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Walker McKnight

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Sadie Lindquist

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Brendan McMurray

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Rachel O’Rourke

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Robert Chappell

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October 21, 2016

Ceramic Frames

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These frames were more difficult than I’d imagined to construct!  Students made a paper pattern first and then traced their design onto clay slabs.  The photos slide into a little compartment in back and all the frames have a way to be hung too!  Thanks students for your patience and creative designs!

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Chad Quinn

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Chris Kingsland

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Tyler Goddard

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Steven Osborn

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Olivia Carney

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Kalista Rodriguez

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Walker McKnight

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Sadie Lindquist

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Meghan Mullaly

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Trapper Allen

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Nathaniel Basallo

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Angela Tinker

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Sophie Dow

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Brendan McMurray

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Allie Tollof

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Basil Dougherty

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Naomi Ifflander

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Natasha Tolbert

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Beau Freiberg

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Emma Moore

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Zen Petrosius

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Forest Matheson

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Akilena Veach

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Nicole Charlie

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Shalonda Vent

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Kaylee Brockman

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Heleana Backus

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Braden Lane

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Kobe John

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Robert Chapell

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Linnea Hribernick

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Winter Richie

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Clara LaRock

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Sarah Meinema

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Mikayla Dumars

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Dana Van Slyke

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Daisy Terry

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Eliza Goddard

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Jack Gunther

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Raven Stevenson

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Krisnan

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Elena Hamner

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Nele Hohenstein

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Ruby Lindquist

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Case Estes

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Maddy Moore

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Jessi Hood

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Joshua Park

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Jaylon John

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Justin McMurray

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Alexis Sullivan

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Egor Sturdy

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Kamryn Pack

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Jacob Lodzinski

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Alex Ursel

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Brooks Berry

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