Posts Tagged ‘Art’

Artist Practices Perfection

Artist Practices Perfection

By John Butz Maggie Lynott is not your typical high school student; she has spent years practicing and perfecting her art abilities and talent. Lynott is not only known as a amazing artist in a small town in Iowa, but she has received national and state awards for her drawings and art work. Lynott puts […]

Talents at MVHS

Talents at MVHS

Video by Drew Adams, Jack Streicher and Garrett Welch. It’s clear that there are many outstanding and unique students at Mount Vernon High School. This video includes three of these outstanding students and their unique talents. In it you will see Graham Bradbury juggling, Journey Dawa making art, and Abigail Patten figure skating.

Extraordinary Talent in Art

Extraordinary Talent in Art

By Haley Hepker Bryce Cox is known for his magnificent voice, his quick actions on the field, his strong force on the wrestling mat, and his artistic abilities. In fact, he was on the state runner-up football team, was in All-State choir, and qualified as an individual at state wrestling. However, out of all the […]

Top 6 Electives at MVHS

Top 6 Electives at MVHS

By Matt Banwart Math, Science, Social Studies, and English all are core classes–classes you have to take. They’re the classes that you go to school for. Electives, however, are the classes and courses that define you; they’re what make you different from the rest. What is the most popular elective at Mount Vernon High School? […]

Art Club Italy Trip Slideshow

Art Club Italy Trip Slideshow

Slideshow by Cassidy Steines – Photos by Cassidy Steines, Emma Conroy, Tawnua Tenley, Laurie Zaiger, and Kaitlin Grief – This past summer, members of the Art Club traveled to Italy along with many other schools from Eastern Iowa.  The trip included visits to Rome, Florence, Padua, Venice, Assisi, Pompeii, and the Capri Islands.

Art Room Closed Due to Kiln Issues

Art Room Closed Due to Kiln Issues

By Haleigh Ehmsen- Students came back from winter break, Jan. 3  as expected but there was some confusion as art students approached the door of the art room. Students were not allowed to go into the art room today. The art room was blocked with a “Do Not Enter” sign and another sign telling students […]

Giraffe Trap debuts on YouTube

Giraffe Trap debuts on YouTube

Click on the link to view Washington Elementary School’s movie from their work with the collaborative art group, Tiny Circus. Elementary students in Sarah Fitzgerald’s art classes created a stop-motion animation film with their artwork. They also posed for the stop-motion photography. The film was shown to the community outdoors on Oct. 13. Photos by […]

Students Compete at WaMaC Art Show

Students Compete at WaMaC Art Show

Congratulations to the students who exhibited work at the WAMAC art show yesterday in Anamosa. Kaylee Eyerly received 2nd place in film photography. Pryor Stroud received 2nd place in experimental video. Kaitlin Greif received 1st place in opaque painting and was awarded Best in Show for 2D work.

Tiny Circus-Elephant Trap

Mount Vernon High School students aided the elementary students in working on this video in September as a part of their art classes. Click on the headline to find a link to the video.