Dranesville Elementary School, Herndon, VA

Dranesville Elementary School, Herndon, VA

Dranesville Elementary School, Herndon, VA

Created by Dranesville Elementary School, Herndon, VA

Artists: Dyanela and Noah

Title: River Runs Through

Teacher: Mrs. Nagy

Theme: Art

Materials and techniques: We used canvas and acrylic paint.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, my students loved working on this project.

About: This artwork is about what a good piece of land means to each student. We discussed George Washington’s ancestors that settled by the Potomac River and what a good piece of land would mean to them; trees for fire, a river for water and good soil to grow crops.

Dranesville Elementary School, Herndon, VA

Created by Dranesville Elementary School, Herndon, VA

Artist: Terry

Title: Middle of Everything

Teacher: Mrs. Nagy

Theme: Art

Materials and techniques: We used canvas and acrylic paint.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, my students loved working on this project.

About: This artwork is about what a good piece of land means to each student. We discussed George Washington’s ancestors that settled by the Potomac River and what a good piece of land would mean to them; trees for fire, a river for water and good soil to grow crops.

Dranesville Elementary School, Herndon, VA

Created by Dranesville Elementary School, Herndon, VA

Artists: Katie and Katherine

Title: Middle of Everything

Teacher: Mrs. Nagy

Theme: Art

Materials and techniques: We used canvas and acrylic paint.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, my students loved working on this project.

About: This artwork is about what a good piece of land means to each student. We discussed George Washington’s ancestors that settled by the Potomac River and what a good piece of land would mean to them; trees for fire, a river for water and good soil to grow crops.