Downtown Grocery Exhibitour
The Painting 2/3 class was
invited to create images of the Downtown Grocery interior space,
produce, and product. Students visited the store and took many
reference photos. They selected the best compositions to create
this collection of original paintings. Artist
statements were displayed beneath. Images: (2,
Window Paintings Fall 2012
607 N. 3rd Street
Wausau, WI 54403
enlists student artists to paint portraits of orphaned children
from around the world. These portraits are then given to adopting
families as a gift with their child.
past several years students have painted portraits for children
from Guatemala, Haiti, Thailand, Mexico, & Ghana.
Church, 709 6th Street in Wausau, was seeking high school art
students to create a series of paintings based on the Stations
of the Cross. The paintings will be unveiled during 2014
Easter services and remain on display in the church afterward.
Eight advanced painting students volunteered to accept this commission
and worked closely together to develop proposal sketches, construct
stetcher frames, and completed the 2' X 4' oil paintings. View
the entire project on our blog: http://www.eastpainters.blogspot.com/
"Refrigerator Art" Program
house hosts annual student painting exhibit. Students select
top 10 paintings by vote for the exhibit. Paintings are hung
at Biggby Coffee for two weeks. Biggby customers vote on their
favorite painting on display in the shop. The Art teacher serves
coffee behind the counter and a percentage of procedes are donated
to East Art Department. Students win a giftcard.