Grapvine-Colleyville Independent School District
Cannon Elementary School

  • How to Draw a Spooky House

    Posted by Deborah Highfill at 10/22/2013
    How to Draw a Spooky House
     
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  • Grapevine's Butterfly Flutterby!

    Posted by Deborah Highfill at 9/19/2013
    Come participate in the Grapevine's Garden Club Butterfly Flutterby! 

    16th Annual Butterfly Flutterby
    October 19, 2013

    10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

    Grapevine Botanical Gardens
    411 Ball St.

    Bring the entire family, even your pets, to celebrate the migration of the monarch butterfly from Canada to Mexico by way of Grapevine. The 16th Annual Butterfly Flutterby is a free, family-friendly event and this is the first time the event is being held at the Grapevine Botanical Garden.

    The day begins with a Butterfly Costume Parade. Registration for the Costume Parade begins at 8:45 a.m. Pets are welcome to participate in the parade. The Costume Parade begins 10 a.m. After the parade, see butterfly exhibits and participate in the butterfly arts and crafts. Refreshments are available for purchase.

    Live butterfly releases take place throughout the event. Also on October 19, visitors are invited to the Fall Round-Up at Nash Farm from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

     
    Entry From Here -----> Butterfly Poster Contest
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  • My YouTube Channel

    Posted by Deborah Highfill at 5/8/2013
    My YouTube Channel: How to Draw Videos
     
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  • GCISD Menu Art Contest

    Posted by Deborah Highfill at 4/15/2013
     
    GCISD’s Menu Artwork Contest

    The topic “What healthy eating looks like.” Pictures must be drawn, colored or painted on paper or similar medium with a maximum size of 4 x6 inches.

    Please turn these into the office or to me by May 13th!

    The artwork that is selected will be printed inside the calendar menus next school year with the student’s name and school!

    http://www.gcisd-k12.org/Page/532
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  • Win, Win, Win!

    Posted by Deborah Highfill at 2/20/2013
    WIN---WIN--- WIN!! Win a bag of free art supplies!

    I'm giving away one, big, red bag FULL of art supplies! I know your little artists will be excited to see all that they will get!

    All you have to do is "LIKE' my Facebook page. On March 20th, I will do a random drawing from all those that have "LIKED" my page and you WIN!!!! win
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  • Alexander Calder was an Engineer

    Posted by Deborah Highfill at 2/20/2013
    Alexander Calder was not only an amazing artist but he was also an engineer! He became famous for his artistic mobiles. Below is a cool website where you can create a mobile online!

    http://www.nga.gov/education/classroom/interactive/mobile.htm
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  • Miro Game!

    Posted by Deborah Highfill at 2/15/2013
    Today 3rd, 4th and 1st graders are learning about Joan Miro. We are playing the creative drawing game called Roll a Miro!
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  • Air Dry Clay!

    Posted by Deborah Highfill at 1/29/2013
    The students wanted me to post the link to where I buy clay. I use low fire clay that has to be hardened by firing it in a kiln BUT, this company also has AIR DRY CLAY!!!! It is only $15 for 25 pounds of it. That will last a long time! Enjoy!

    http://texaspottery.com/Shop/?s=air+dry+claypottery wheel
     
     
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  • GCISD Summer Enrichment Cover Art Contest

    Posted by Deborah Highfill at 1/22/2013
    Check out this link to all the details for this years GCISD Summer Enrichment Cover art contest!
     
     
     
     
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  • Creating Pottery Free App

    Posted by Deborah Highfill at 1/18/2013
    Check out this fun art app that they students have loved using.
     
     
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