In honor of Hispanic Heritage month, students at Cesar Chavez Academy, created paper-mâché skulls. We worked with the Spanish Language Culture class to erect an ofrenda or altar in honor of the Day of the Dead.

In honor of Hispanic Heritage month, students at Cesar Chavez Academy, created paper-mâché skulls. We worked with the Spanish Language Culture class to erect an ofrenda or altar in honor of the Day of the Dead.

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 A class of twenty-nine students worked together to create a mural for the Cesar Chavez Day of Service. The lesson plan was built around seeing and interpreting value. Each student worked on a small, individual square and we put the pieces together, like a puzzle, to make a large-scale painting.

A class of twenty-nine students worked together to create a mural for the Cesar Chavez Day of Service. The lesson plan was built around seeing and interpreting value. Each student worked on a small, individual square and we put the pieces together, like a puzzle, to make a large-scale painting.

 Textile design using glue resist inspired by mudcloth from Mali

Textile design using glue resist inspired by mudcloth from Mali

 Cardboard sculpture

Cardboard sculpture

 An individual piece of the larger Cesar Chavez “puzzle” mural

An individual piece of the larger Cesar Chavez “puzzle” mural

 Styrofoam printmaking inspired by the work of José Guadalupe Posada

Styrofoam printmaking inspired by the work of José Guadalupe Posada

 Styrofoam printmaking

Styrofoam printmaking

 Wire sculpture

Wire sculpture

 Self-portrait

Self-portrait

 Half-face portraiture project to practice facial anatomy and value

Half-face portraiture project to practice facial anatomy and value

 In honor of Hispanic Heritage month, students at Cesar Chavez Academy, created paper-mâché skulls. We worked with the Spanish Language Culture class to erect an ofrenda or altar in honor of the Day of the Dead.
WNFJ8662.jpg
 A class of twenty-nine students worked together to create a mural for the Cesar Chavez Day of Service. The lesson plan was built around seeing and interpreting value. Each student worked on a small, individual square and we put the pieces together, like a puzzle, to make a large-scale painting.
 Textile design using glue resist inspired by mudcloth from Mali
 Cardboard sculpture
 An individual piece of the larger Cesar Chavez “puzzle” mural
 Styrofoam printmaking inspired by the work of José Guadalupe Posada
 Styrofoam printmaking
 Wire sculpture
 Self-portrait
 Half-face portraiture project to practice facial anatomy and value

In honor of Hispanic Heritage month, students at Cesar Chavez Academy, created paper-mâché skulls. We worked with the Spanish Language Culture class to erect an ofrenda or altar in honor of the Day of the Dead.

A class of twenty-nine students worked together to create a mural for the Cesar Chavez Day of Service. The lesson plan was built around seeing and interpreting value. Each student worked on a small, individual square and we put the pieces together, like a puzzle, to make a large-scale painting.

Textile design using glue resist inspired by mudcloth from Mali

Cardboard sculpture

An individual piece of the larger Cesar Chavez “puzzle” mural

Styrofoam printmaking inspired by the work of José Guadalupe Posada

Styrofoam printmaking

Wire sculpture

Self-portrait

Half-face portraiture project to practice facial anatomy and value

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