Stamford Central School District, Stamford, NY

Stamford Central School District, Stamford, NY

Stamford Central School District, Stamford, NY

Created by Stamford Central School District, Stamford, NY

Artists: 6 9th grade students.

Title: Coast to Coast, NY, WY, CA

Teacher: Mrs. Link

Theme: What a park means to me.

Materials and techniques: Acrylic on canvas. Layered stenciling, sponge painting & dry brushing techniques were employed to create the variety of our paintings.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, my students enjoyed painting on canvas!

About: Each painting’s theme is cross-curricular with grade level classroom lessons and art lessons. These lessons are tied to science, social studies, and art. These students also made additional drawings of the National Parks in addition to this painting.
Stamford Central School District, Stamford, NY

Created by Stamford Central School District, Stamford, NY

Artists: 23 3rd grade students.

Title: Sand, Water & Critters – Cape Cod National Sea Shore, MA

Teacher: Mrs. Link

Theme: What a park means to me.

Materials and techniques: Acrylic on canvas. Layered stenciling, sponge painting & dry brushing techniques were employed to create the variety of our paintings.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, my students enjoyed painting on canvas!

About: Each painting’s theme is cross-curricular with grade level classroom lessons and art lessons. These lessons are tied to science, social studies, and art. Each student also created their own paintings of sea life at the Cape Cod National Sea Shore.
Stamford Central School District, Stamford, NYCreated by Stamford Central School District, Stamford, NY

Artists: 20 2nd Graders

Title: Traces of Dinos – Dinosaur National Monument, CO

Teacher: Mrs. Link

Theme: What a park means to me. Science

Materials and techniques: Acrylic on canvas. Layered stenciling, sponge painting & dry brushing techniques were employed to create the variety of our paintings.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, my students enjoyed painting on canvas!

About: Each painting’s theme is cross-curricular with grade level classroom lessons and art lessons. These lessons are tied to science, social studies, and art. Each student also made their own dino painting while helping other students with their entries.