Westerly High School, Westerly, RI

Westerly High School, Westerly, RI

Created by Westerly High School, Westerly, RI

Artist: Gabby

Title: Hunger

Teacher: Mr. Tedeschi

Theme: Stop Poverty

Materials and techniques: Chalk and acrylic paint.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, this is something I am very passionate about and it was great to have this opportunity to articulate my ideas.

About: It really bothers me when I see food being wasted, especially knowing that there are hungry people in the world. I work in a sandwich shop and when I see things being thrown out I try to help others. The statistic in my artwork sums it perfectly.

Created by Westerly High School, Westerly, RI

Artist: Kayley

Title: Creativity

Teacher: Mr. Tedeschi

Theme: Imagination

Materials and techniques: Conte crayon and house paint.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, it allowed me to express something very meaningful in a visual way. In recent research, it has brought to light these ideas.

About: This artwork is about using your imagination to be creative. Creativity is found in all disciplines. Tapping into it, means you have to take chances and risks beyond your initial ones. Creativity in not just drawing and painting, it is a process that allows for exploration.

Created by Westerly High School, Westerly, RI

Artist: Timmary

Title: Politics

Teacher: Mr. Tedeschi

Theme: Equality

Materials and techniques: Charcoal and acrylic paint.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, It is nice to work in a theme with open parameters. My ideas began to flow and I was off and running.

About: We are all people not matter what are backgrounds, sexual orientation, or religious beliefs. Instead of dividing us we should be united as our name states. It feels more like the divided states of America.