St. Mary’s Elementary School in St. Mary’s, Kansas AND Rossville Grade School in Rossville, Kansas

St. Mary’s Elementary School in St. Mary’s, Kansas AND Rossville Grade School in Rossville, Kansas

Created by St. Mary’s Elementary School in St. Mary’s, Kansas AND Rossville Grade School in Rossville, Kansas

St. Mary’s Elementary School in St. Mary’s, Kansas AND Rossville Grade School in Rossville, Kansas

St. Mary’s Elementary School in St. Mary’s, Kansas AND Rossville Grade School in Rossville, Kansas


What is the story behind these artworks?
These artworks were created during a week long visit to work with Mrs. Nadine Fisher (art teacher) and her students at St. Mary’s and Rossville Elementary School from Monday February 6 thru Friday February 10, 2012. In total 550 students had and opportunity to participate from grades K thru 6th. 

Artwork Number 1: Created by Payton Catron, 5th Grade
Title: Air force 
Why does this theme matter to you? Because I have a friend that’s cousin is in the Army.
What is your favorite subject in school? Math, because it is fun.
If you could pick any place in the world for this artwork to be displayed, what places would you pick? Air force base.

Artwork Number 2: Created by Kendall Abernathy, 3rd Grade
Title: The Freedom State
Dream Theme: Freedom
Why does this theme matter to you? So people can be free.
What is your favorite subject in school? P.E. It is fun
If you could pick any place in the world for this artwork to be displayed, what places would you pick? The White House

Artwork Number 3: Created by Mike Hernandez, 3rd Grade
Title: World of Words
Dream Theme: Astronaut and Space
Why does this theme matter to you? It’s creative
What is your favorite subject in school? P.E. it’s fun.
If you could pick any place in the world for this artwork to be displayed, what places would you pick? A Museum

Artwork Number 4: Created by a Kindergarten Student