Henderson Elementary School, Dumfries, VA

Henderson Elementary School, Dumfries, VA

Henderson Elementary School, Dumfries, VA

Created by Henderson Elementary School, Dumfries, VA

Artists: Sidnie, Maggie, Aria, Addie, Amaya, Chelsea, Wander

Title: Green Gold

Teacher: Mrs. Sipe

Theme: Conservation (Nature, animals, etc)

Materials and techniques: Acrylic painting with oil pastels.

Did you enjoy this project? They had a great time collaborating on their ideas and producing their work together.

About: The tobacco crops at George Washington’s birthplace.

Henderson Elementary School, Dumfries, VA

Created by Henderson Elementary School, Dumfries, VA

Artists: Olivia, Diego, Efrata, Dejenu, Alacoque

Title: American Fish

Teacher: Mrs. Sipe

Theme: Conservation (Nature, animals, etc)

Materials and techniques: Canvas, acrylic paint, ink. Block printing was used to create all the fish.

Did you enjoy this project? They were very excited about being a part of a big project. They loved learning how to carve and print.

About: Fishing as a source of food on the property at George Washington’s birthplace.

Henderson Elementary School, Dumfries, VA

Created by Henderson Elementary School, Dumfries, VA

Artists: Corinne, Jessica, Christopher, Stephanie, Beth, Suzanne, Laurie, Joyce, Sabrina, Christina, and Pam

Title: What a good piece of land means to me.

Teacher: Mrs. Sipe

Theme: Conservation (Nature, animals, etc)