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John Payne Art Teacher

Sculpture Day 2

As I have continued to work on the piece it has become more about the process of constructing my concept.  As I tell my students all the time.  It is ok to veer off the main sketch concept.  Just keep […]

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Sculpture Start

Starting a little late but ready to forge ahead.  I am going to experiment with geometric shapes as I get back into the swing of things. After an hour or so, the base is coming together.  I am feeling like […]

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Distracted

As my mind drifts away from studio work I notice a God’s art.  My apple tree blossoms in September.  I do love Texas weather.

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Bella Boo

Waking up early to work and totally distracted by this.

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Summer Solar Plate Printing

Starting my summer project of solar plate etchings.  Begining with multi colored prints.  That means multiple plates with strict registration.  Why not go all out difficult.  Each layer for each plate will be hand drawn and burned separately.  

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Summer Studio

Getting ready for end of the school year and setting up the screen print studio.  Also prepping for CFB Learn More Achieve More conference.

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Ceramics Installation

Earlier this year we started a ceramics class at RL Turner.  There has not been one in over 15 years.  I thought an installation of a student collaboration would be interesting.  So this is the process. Each student would create […]

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Finished the four baby screens

 This worked out great and I have a few students that tested it when I was in Guam.  What a great way to test colors quickly and clean up quickly.

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Printmaking Magic

Today I am finishing up the baby screens for testing colors.

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Working away

Missed yesterday, but my ceramics class performed well, several have got the art of centering and opening down.  Looking forward to seeing some awesome pots!

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