30
Dec

Creative Power — Teen artists show their stuff

During the 2014 Fall semester, students from Art Center College of Design worked with the Blair High after school Art Club (lead by teacher Vilma Martinez) to develop various forms of art. This December at Central Library, the teen designers presented their original comics, paintings, drawings, handmade zines, photography, personal stories, sound bites, and documentaries.            […]

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30
Dec

Gingerbread House Competition

During winter break, teens competed in the Gingerbread House Competition.   Materials First, participants had to build their base.  They used cardboard and tape to build the shape.  A round cake board was used for the bottom.  These were the the only non-edible portions.  All the materials for the decorations had to be edible, including […]

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29
Dec

DIY Snowglobes

Winter Break activities featured several nostalgic ideas, as selected by the Teen Advisory Board.  First up is DIY Snow Globes! Here are a few ways to make your own: http://www.diynetwork.com/decorating/how-to-make-glitter-snow-globes-from-mason-jars/pictures/index.html http://www.marthastewart.com/273254/snow-globes   Teens selected their jars, glitter, and figurines; some created their own figures with foam, and some personalized it with paint. Supplies: jars glitter/snow […]

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