Tuesday, October 29, 2013

DOOT Photography/Graphic Design Winners

I am excited to announce the Photography and Graphic Design winners of the 2013 Doing Our Own Thing visual art competition. These awards were chosen out of  332 entries from 12 schools. The judges commented that this year’s work was excellent which made their choices much harder.

Graphic Design Winners

1st Place by Lexie O.

2nd Place by Carly M.
3rd Place by Ricardo R.
Honorable Mention by Lauren P.

Photography II Winners

2nd Place by Channing G.
Honorable Mention by Channing A.

Honorable Mention by Hollan M.

Monday, October 7, 2013

High School Alabama National Fair Photography Exhibition

Congratulations to the following students who won at the Alabama National Fair Photography Exhibition:

People Category:

Abigail D. 2nd Place
Ellyn L. 3rd Place
Channing G. Honorable Mention

Stewart I. Honorable Mention

Pictorial Category: 

Olivia K. 1st Place
Hollan M. 2nd Place
Payton S. 3rd Place
Abigail D. Honorable Mention
Charlsie R. Honorable Mention

Unclassified Category: 

Abigail D. - BEST OF SHOW and 1st Place
Charlsie R. 2nd Place
Olivia K. 3rd Place
Charlsie R. Honorable Mention

"Howl-iday" Card Winners Elementary and Middle School

Congratulations to our students who won "Howl-iday" card awards. Out of around 500 entries 10 were chosen and 4 of those 10 came from Saint James School.

Susan Terry's Elementary Students: Julie Park 3rd Place and Juhyeong Hong 1st Place
Shoult's Middle School Students: Amanda Grate and Marie-Soleil Turcotte, both won the Grand Prize Holiday Card Cover plus $100
Susan Terry's Elementary Students: Julie Park 3rd Place and Juhyeong Hong 1st Place

Alabama National Fair Middle School Winners

Congratulations to the following middle school
students who won at the Alabama National Fair School Art Exhibition:

Nathan Swanson- Glass Art- 1st Place-Sculpture

Brandon Beasley- Glass Art- 3rd Place- Sculpture

Friday, October 4, 2013

Graphic Design- Robotics T-Shirt Design

This is our second year designing the T-Shirt for the STJ Robotics Team. There were many great designs submitted for a chance to become "THE" t-shirt. Below is the winner, plus the other great designs that were not chosen.

Design Winner: Lexie Olszewski

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Photography II Famous Artist Replica

Photography II students are researching Famous Artists and well known paintings. Their goal is to try to replicate the paintings using photography. When this project is complete they will have replicated 5 different paintings into photography. Below are two students first attempts. Great Job!

Christina's World is a 1948 painting by American painter Andrew Wyeth

Photograph by Stewart Ipollito
Norman Rockwell Saturday Evening Post cover, March 6, 1954. Girl at Mirror
Photograph by Payton Stone

Double Elvis,  Andy Warhol (American, 1928–1987)
1963. Silkscreen ink on synthetic polymer paint on canvas
Photograph by Olivia Kent