About the Author & Artist of This Week's Challenge:
Emma Simpson will graduate from Bowling Green High School in 2021. She has been a student at Art Matters since she was seven years old and recently she was admitted into the Governor's School for the Arts and the Governor's Scholar Program. She has also been the recipient of several Scholastic Art Awards! This week, Emma is challenging her fellow students at Art Matters to 'Draw Your Own Hand." She offers helpful tips (listed in the document posted above. She also gives students another choice: Try your hand at "pointillism." Send us your responses and we will post them right here on this page for all to see! You can even Send us your Creative Challenge for next week!
Students' Responses to the Challenge:
"Still — in a way — nobody sees a flower — really — it is so small — we haven't time — and to see takes time, like to have a friend takes time..." -Georgia O'Keeffe
Teresa Christmas is an artist and art educator. She is the owner of Art Matters, a mother and a GrandMaMa'.