Medium is a specific kind of artistic technique or means of expression as determined by the materials used or the creative methods involved. In Mini Monets, students will be encouraged to explore the mediums in each project through limited teacher involvement.

Projects are created using:

Chalk Pastels


Collage Paper

Colored Pencils



Tempera Paint




Paper Mache


Print Making

Children’s Books and Technology

Scholastic and Accelerated Reader books will be used within the class to inspire creative expression. Literature and art are closely related and these classes will encourage this relationship. With advancements in computer technology, we will be able to view videos of artists working and even have virtual tours through some of the world’s best museums.


“I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn’t say any other way, things I had no words for.”
– Georgia O’Keeffe

All materials are non-toxic, AP ACMI certified, conform to ASTM D-4236 or washable.*

*Sharpie brand markers are used for some projects but can be substituted


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