Victoria Sylvestre has been a high school, college and elementary art teacher for 2 decades. This blog is sharing some art projects and ideas that may be inspirational to other art teachers. There is a mix of elementary art and high school art in the blog, as well as a variety of media and public mosaics and murals.
16' Wide Ceramic Mosaic at Chapel Hill High School
16' wide ceramic mosaic at CHHS. The columns are 3D and run floor to ceiling.
Student for scale. Flat tiles are colored with UG watercolors.
Capitals were sculpted as different animals and weighed appx. 50 pounds each.
Columns were formed around PVC pipes, and sawed apart when greenware.