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VDOT Paint A Plow 2019

VDOT Paint A Plow 2019

Our principal Joe Gabalski approached us and let us know of the program, the VDOT snow plow painting. And we were very excited, we art teachers, so we asked how many we could do. So they brought six. We wanted to keep it Virginia-centric so we presented that idea to the students. Every plow is

ART/ARCHITECTURE – Johannes Vermeer

ART/ARCHITECTURE – Johannes Vermeer

The wrong things in our world are glamorous: fast cars, tomato throwing contests, actors – instead of the right things: going to bed early, long walks observing the sky at dusk, kindness… It’s not that nothing at all is glamorous, it’s just that we need to direct our admiration and excitement more wisely; we need

ART/ARCHITECTURE – Edward Hopper

ART/ARCHITECTURE – Edward Hopper

Edward Hopper is a painter of gloomy paintings that don’t make us feel gloomy. Instead, they help us to recognize the loneliness that so often lies, at the heart of sadness. In his Automat women sits alone drinking a cup of coffee It’s dark outside, and judging by her hat and coat, it’s cold. The