T.C. Martin Elementary School, Bryantown, MD

T.C. Martin Elementary School, Bryantown, MD

Created by T.C. Martin Elementary School, Bryantown, MD

Artist: Madelynn, grade 3

Title: Aaron Burr, Traitor

Teacher: Ms. Belmore

Theme: Patriot or Traitor?

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint on canvas.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, I really liked working on this painting!

About: I painted Aaron Burr because he was the 3rd Vice President of the United States and a traitor. He tried to sell Louisiana for money and ships to the British.

Created by T.C. Martin Elementary School, Bryantown, MD

Artists: Autumn, Megan, Makayla, Julia

Title: Home of the Brave, Land of the Free, Old Glory!

Teacher: Ms. Belmore

Theme: Patriot or Traitor?

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint, and a sea sponge technique in the sky.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, we did.

About: Our artwork is a picture of the American Flag when it represented the thirteenth colony, and had thirteen stars. We felt that our flag says “Patriot” better than anyone or anything else. It symbolizes our freedom, the blood shed to make our country free.

Created by T.C. Martin Elementary School, Bryantown, MD

Artists: Madison, Anthony, Britney, Rian

Title: Thomas Jefferson, Patriot

Teacher: Ms. Belmore

Theme: Patriot or Traitor?

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint on canvas.

Did you enjoy this project? We loved working on this project, and gave up many recesses to do so!

About: Thomas Jefferson was our third President. He was a very important part of the Declaration of Independence. Thomas Jefferson was a patriot.

Created by T.C. Martin Elementary School, Bryantown, MD

Artists: Maggie, Tabitha, Lindsay

Title: George Washington, our First President, with his Horse

Teacher: Ms. Belmore

Theme: Patriots and Traitors

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint on canvas.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes we did. It was a learning experience as well, learning about George Washington, as well as learning how to draw a horse!

About: We chose George Washington because he is our first president. We felt he was a great example of patriotism.

Created by T.C. Martin Elementary School, Bryantown, MD

Artists: Rory, Olivia, Kathryn

Title: Benedict Arnold, Traitor

Teacher: Ms. Belmore

Theme: Patriot or Traitor?

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint on canvas.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, we loved it!

About: My artwork is a picture of Benedict Arnold, who was a traitor to our country. He switched sides and fought for the British!


Created by T.C. Martin Elementary School, Bryantown, MD

Artists: Gabrielle, Ara, Mason

Title: Paul Revere

Teacher: Ms. Belmore

Theme: Patriot or Traitor?

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint; and a sea sponge for sponging the ground.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, we loved it!

About: Our artwork is about Paul Revere’s ride through Boston. He warned everyone that the British were coming! He was a patriot.