The Language of Art

A new quarter always brings new faces, new opportunities to grow as artists and as learners.  Middle school students are primed and ready for new challenges and a new quarter makes it extra fun to teach middle school art! Art has a language, just like Science, Social Studies, Mathematics and Language.  I start each quarter…

Hello from the studio!

Is that a drumroll I hear?!  Hello! Howdy! Welcome!  Welcome to the studio! Studio.120.art. is the creative space to be at Colony Middle School in Palmer, Alaska. It’s a new year. A new opportunity. A new…everything. I’m Vanessa Powell, art teacher and creative spirit.  I have the very good fortune of working in a field…