Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Artist Residency: Mosaic


5th and 6th grade girls at Westchester Hills School 29 in Yonkers created amazing mosaics using cut paper and rubber cement. Some girls used a stencil to help guide them while others did not. This six week artist residency uses collage to express self esteem.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Artist Residency: Cut Paper Collage Inspired by Matisse

Inspired by Matisse's colors and shapes the girls created cut paper collages during week 2 of artist residency in Yonkers.

This artist residency is funded by a grant from ArtsWestchester.

Saturday, April 17, 2010

Artist Residency: Self Portraits

A dozen 5th and 6th grade girls at Westchester Hills School 29 will be participating for the next six weeks in a self-esteem program that uses collage to express how they feel about themselves. During the first class the girls used collage to create self portraits. This artist residency is funded by a grant from ArtsWestchester.