Crestwood High School, Mountain Top, PA

Crestwood High School, Mountain Top, PA

Crestwood High School, Mountain Top, PA

Created by Crestwood High School, Mountain Top, PA

Artist: Kyle

Title: Thomas the Tank Edison

Teacher: Mrs. Brozena

Theme: From Steam to Coal

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint on canvas.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes.

About: I have a unique sense of humor. When my teacher told me about this project and possibly using a person of innovation along with a train theme, this image popped into my head. Putting Thomas Edison’s face on a Thomas the Tank Engine and using the play on words, Thomas the Tank Edison! I enjoyed working on it and like how it turned out.

Crestwood High School, Mountain Top, PA

Created by Crestwood High School, Mountain Top, PA

Artist: Sean

Title: Reading Blue Mountain and Northern 2102

Teacher: Mrs. Brozena

Theme: From Coal to Steam

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint on canvas.

Did you enjoy this project? Very much!

About: I picked this locomotive because it is supposed to be operational in the middle of 2017. And I also have a love of trains and I remember seeing one in my backyard.

Crestwood High School, Mountain Top, PA
Created by Crestwood High School, Mountain Top, PA

Artist: Neil

Title: Tracks to the Future

Teacher: Mrs. Brozena

Theme: Conservation

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint on canvas.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes.

About: I love to paint landscapes. I usually create them without a reference. I added the train tracks to relate to the theme “From Coal to Steam”.

Crestwood High School, Mountain Top, PA

Created by Crestwood High School, Mountain Top, PA

Artist: Ashley

Title: 734

Teacher: Mrs. Brozena

Theme: Railroad

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint on canvas.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes.

About: I chose to paint a photo of the Western Maryland 734 line that I found on YouTube. I loved the perspective, the fall colors and the dramatic lighting.