Ohio County Middle School Art 8, Hartford, KY

Ohio County Middle School Art 8, Hartford, KY

Created by Ohio County Middle School Art 8, Hartford, KY

Teacher: Mrs. Bullington

Theme: 200 Years of Guides at Mammoth Cave

Chloe, Johnathon, Shawn

Artists: Chloe, Johnathon, Shawn

Title: Bottomless Pit

Materials and techniques: Canvas and acrylic paint.

Did you enjoy this project? We enjoyed thinking back to the trip that we took to Mammoth Cave and painting the memories and sharing them with the group.

About: Our painting shows the Bottomless Pit that we remember from a tour we took in the past. It shows the guide walking over it with the rails around the pit.

Andi, Victoria, Ivee, Trace

Artists: Andi, Victoria, Ivee, Trace

Title: Entering the Abyss

Materials and techniques: Canvas and acrylic paint.

Did you enjoy this project? We enjoyed this project through learning more about Mammoth Cave by doing research and discussing the topic with our group. We also learned new techniques of painting and using Acrylic Paint.

About: Our artwork is the entrance of one of the tours at Mammoth Cave, with the cave tour guide in the front ready to lead the tour. This painting is the capturing of the never ending beauty of this captivating cave, from the inner darkness to the grassy exterior, this painting shows the true beauty in this glorious pies of nature.

Lorelie, Kamryn, Noah, Jazlynn

Artists: Lorelie, Kamryn, Noah, Jazlynn

Title: Bat Cave

Materials and techniques: We researched the Mammoth Cave and took what we have seen while visiting the cave and combined it into a painting. We used canvas and acrylic paint.

Did you enjoy this project? We enjoyed this project very much and learned a great deal about the cave system that is right here in Kentucky

About: Our project is about our cave system after 200 years and how it has developed. We have a tour guide he is exploring the cave. We added a bat because on some occasions you can find bats in the cave. We added stalagmites and stalactites to our painting because these form in some of the caves.