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Ordway, Susanna

Want To See What Art Projects Students Are Working On?

For more details on the individual projects that all the different grades are working on, please check out my website! Susanna Ordway

Art Department

"All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up."
                                                   ~Pablo Picasso

Congratulations to Our Reflections Participants!

Congratulations to all of our talented entrants for making the world a better place with their fabulous art! 
Nathan Sylvester, Isaac Luis Ramirez ll, Mari Kawashima, Adeline Pelletier, Libby Jenness, Aiden Sylvester and Sierra Foley did an outstanding job in the primary division.
Xiana Freeman, Kayla Harimawan, Dallin Sylvester, Martina Hanna, Kent Kawashima, Demitra Galiatsatos, Mackenzie Tierney, and Annika Foley did an incredible job in the Intermediate division. 
Good job Tigers! We love your art.
Here are the entries advancing to the next level of judging at the San Ramon Councils of PTAs:
Be The Change You Want To See In The World by Dallin Sylvester - Intermediate division, Visual Arts category
Be The Change You Wish To See In The World by Dallin Sylvester

The World Would Be A Better Place If The Earth Could Smile by Libby Jenness - Primary division, Visual Arts category
The World Would Be A Better Place If The Earth Could Smile by Libby Jenness
Smiles by Annika Foley - Intermediate division, Photography category
Smiles by Annika Foley
Nature Rocks by Sierra Foley - Primary division, Literature category

Welcome to our Art Program page!

My name is Susanna Ordway, and I am the Art Instructor for Twin Creeks Elementary. Working with students from Kindergarten through 5th grade, my objective is to help our students explore and express their creativity through art by:

• Learning about great artists past & present

• Practicing various art techniques (painting, drawing, sculpting, etc.)

• Using different types of media (oil pastels, watercolor pigments, acrylics, etc.)

• Creating amazing and unique artwork while having fun!

Just as words are used to express our feelings and thoughts through writing, colors and shapes are used to visually express our feelings and thoughts through art. It is my hope that with our many projects, students will find their own voice and style of expression and so will gain self-confidence and inner strength.