Hello and welcome to my presentation of art! I have spent my eighth grade
collecting a wide variety of art. I have created both digital and physical
art. Here Is my virtual gallery of art.
Here are some assorted sketches I have
collected over the eighth grade.
Here is a GIF that I created in class!
In the last few months of the eighth grade, I
have created an oil painting.
What I was trying to bring out was a
mountainous zone where there was a winding river snaking through the
There would be a smattering of pine trees
spread about the canvas.
Instead of taking my word for it, see these
pictures of the various stages of completion
Whoa, Whoa, Whoa. Let's slow down a bit...
Let's talk about why we make art in the
Why do you create art...
The answer is more elusive then it seems.
You can create art to leave a legacy.
Between you and me...
Most of the kids in my class created
because they had to.
You can create to make money, by selling
what you make.
I create art simply for the fun of it.
The stress of every brushstroke.
The simplicity of doodling stick-people on
your spelling assignment.
I am in awe of the art masters, Bob Ross,
Michelangelo, and all of the greats.
I mostly doodle little scenes with stick
people on already typed on pieces of paper.
I am also a "budding percussionist."
or at least my Mom says...
But I am also starting to paint plastic
miniatures for the game Warhammer40k.
It is a game where you collect, assemble,
and paint armies of plastic miniatures, and then wage battle against other
But back to art. I believe that a lot of
different things can be art.
Music is art.
Nature is art.
Sculpting, painting, sketching, forging,
These are all forms of creative expression
that can be put under the label of "art."
Art is simply taking an idea and running
wild with it.
The freedom of a blank canvas, lump of
clay, unpainted plastic. The very brainstorming of ideas of what to create
You probably have places to be and I tend
I like art because it gives the artist the
freedom to do whatever they want.
It gives them complete and utter control
over whatever they are doing.
Thank you so much for taking time to view
my virtual art gallery!