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Thursday, December 19, 2013

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Blog Scavenger Hunt-not a race.

Your job is to
a) Find
b) read an article from and
c) then take a screen shot of the following:

  1. A blog about blogging
  2. A blog written by a teacher
  3. A blog "en francais"
  4. A blog written by someone younger than you. What's this one about? ___________
  5. A blog about something you are passionate about. What's this one about? ___________
  6. A blog about or featuring sports.
  7. A blog about cooking/baking
  8. A blog written by someone you know (not the person from #2)
  9. A blog written by someone living outside of North America
  10. A "picture" or photo blog. 
  11. A blog about math.
  12. A vlog. What's a vlog? Use the internet to help you find out? 

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Jackson Pollock

American Expressionist Artist, known for his "Splatter paintings".
Born in 1912, Pollock was killed in an alcohol-related car accident in 1956 at the age of 44. There is a 2000 Academy award winning movie, titled Pollock starring Ed Harris about his life.

Some examples of his work:

a slightly more colourful piece

Mr. Pollock at work

and lastly, a slightly more identifiable piece (but similarly done in terms of technique)