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Show Your Creativity!

Show Your Creativity!

Jake Petrillo and Mrs. Marie O'Kleasky
March 10
Filed under Visual Arts

On March 15, 2017, in honor Youth Art Month, Midlo will host Creative Dress Day, sponsored by the National Art Honor Society. We would love to have as many students, faculty, administrators, and staff digging deeply into his or her creativity and joining the art department for this exciting day! We will jud...

Artistic Talents on Display

Artistic Talents on Display

Sam Stenner, Staff Writer
March 3
Filed under Visual Arts

Several gifted Midlothian High School students have art work on display around Richmond. Please support our local talent by visiting the exhibits. The Sun Trust (919 East Main Street, Richmond) show opens March 15, typically at 6:15, and will come down on March 30. Patrons may park in the Sun Tru...

Keys to Fine Art

Keys to Fine Art

Ellen Tucker and Sam Stenner
February 21
Filed under Showcase, Visual Arts

Congratulations to the following students who received Fine Arts Scholastic Key Awards. A number of students will have their work up for the Chesterfield County Public Schools ceremony at the Hull Street Technical Center on March 25th. The students who received Gold Key recognition will move on to compe...

A True Masterpiece of a Night

A True Masterpiece of a Night

Neha Kulkarni, Editor-in-Chief
May 16
Filed under A & E, Visual Arts

On Tuesday evening, May 10, 2016, AP art students showcased their art to the Midlothian community in the Open Commons. With various styles and types, including mixed media, 3D design, photo, and graphics. Many parents, former students, and siblings came to admire the work that the art students, both jun...

Bailey Carpenter Earns Recognition at National Level for Photography

Bailey Carpenter Earns Recognition at National Level for Photography

April 25
Filed under A & E, Visual Arts

Congratulations to Bailey Carpenter, who recently earned a Scholastic Arts and Writing silver medal for photography at the national level. The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, founded in 1923, have become the nation's most comprehensive program of its kind. Each year thousands of students subm...

Artistic Talent on Display

Artistic Talent on Display

Emily Junkmann, Staff Writer
April 21
Filed under A & E, Visual Arts

On April 16th and 17th, teachers from throughout Chesterfield County displayed the best works of art made by their students. This year the Fine Arts Festival was held at Thomas Dale High School. Mrs. Myer, the 3D-design teacher, said, “My favorite part of the festival is setting the display up and watch...

Batman, Incorporated

Batman, Incorporated

Taylor Coy
April 13
Filed under A & E, Creative Corner, Visual Arts

  Taylor Coy drew piece, titled Batman: Incorporated. He say, "The inspiration that helped me draw this first in pencil then in Pen drew from Frank Miller's classic graphic novel, The Dark Knight Returns."  

Inception

Inception

Nola Thomas
April 13
Filed under A & E, Creative Corner, Visual Arts

Daisy once told me the rocks are stars. The sun is infinite emptiness eroding time and space, and we are but travelers finding our destination, our place, in a dying universe. And it was the wind that constructed the sky- an abysmal blue and billowing surface, veiling the black, au...

Run to Stand Still

Run to Stand Still

Marion Cline
April 13
Filed under A & E, Creative Corner, Visual Arts

Even as I hold my pen, I quiver. There’s an earthquake, a deep tremor, coursing through these dark blue veins. Frankly, I prefer thinking over writing, but when I’m too tired to think, when I feel the capillaries in my mind ready to burst, that is when I write. Writing has proven to be a physiological...

Winter Sundays

Winter Sundays

Nola Thomas
April 13
Filed under A & E, Creative Corner, Visual Arts

Every day, you’re living another life But I live a thousand   Watching the tail-swing of leaves dash in between spiraled oak trees And swoop down in an abundant stir Of leaves and gradual repertoire Of incandescent thoughts, alongside blue bloods, incandescent leaves Incan...

Masked

Masked

April 13
Filed under A & E, Creative Corner, Visual Arts

Do you know him? That boy in the back of your class The one who is too scared to talk to anyone, For fear of being laughed at? Do you know her? That girl who hides her tears behind her smile The one who never stops laughing, For fear she'll remember everything? Did you know he's tormented b...

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