CIVA High School, Colorado Springs, CO

CIVA High School, Colorado Springs, CO

Created by CIVA High School, Colorado Springs, CO

Teacher: Kyle Hills

CIVA High School, Colorado Springs, CO

Artists: Sara along with Sergey, Brandon, Nijah, Cami, Collin, and Arianna

Title: American Heros

Theme: American Heroes

Materials and techniques: Pencil (sketching) Gesso (Canvas base paint) and acrylic paint ( to add color).

Did you enjoy this project? I surely did. All though I am going to miss the painting of my brother to hang up in my house.

About: My artwork is about my oldest brother, Sargent Harrison. He became Sargent in the Marines after 9 years. He means the world to me.
CIVA High School, Colorado Springs, COArtist: Nijah

Title: U.S. Army

Theme: American Heroes

Materials and techniques: Chalk pastels.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, very much.

About: This artwork is about soldiers in the army and how they put their life on the line to protect us. They’re the American heroes.
CIVA High School, Colorado Springs, COArtist: Sergey

Title: Ghosts

Theme: American Heroes

Materials and techniques: Pencil

Did you enjoy this project? …. Yes.

About: I wanted to express the heroes that fought for our country through the times. Starting with the Revolutionary War veteran, the Vietnam War veteran, and finally, a modern war hero.
CIVA High School, Colorado Springs, COArtist: Kyle

Title: Bobby

Theme: American Heroes

Materials and techniques: Pencil and chalk.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes.

About: Bobby is a family member who served in the past. Known to my father as ‘Uncle Bobby’. Bobby was my father’s role model in life.
CIVA High School, Colorado Springs, COArtist: Collin

Title: Son

Theme: American Heroes

Materials and techniques: Oil pastel.

Did you enjoy this project? I would’ve enjoyed it more if I had used a different medium, but I like the topic / theme.

About: We tend to only mourn the soldiers, but forget about their families.