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Creative Outlets: Fall Art
Creative Outlets

Creative Outlets: Fall Art

As we near Thanksgiving and enjoy the beautiful leaves and the warming weather, there are several things that come into our minds. What comes to your mind when you think of November and the season of fall? Several pictures from our fellow VPSA students are expressions of some things that […]

Creative Outlets: Rockwell-Inspired Sketches by Hannah Brown
Creative Outlets

Creative Outlets: Rockwell-Inspired Sketches by Hannah Brown

Hannah Brown, 16, lives in Wisconsin, and is currently in Art Studio 2 with Mr. Adair. In the beginning of the year, Mr. Adair asked the class to pick the artist hero that they aspired to mimic in both mood and style. Hannah chose Norman Rockwell. “Every picture of his […]

by Emily Gaut
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Creative Outlets: Art

Every year we showcase some of our favorite interpretations of Johannes Vermeer’s famous painting, Girl With a Pearl Earring. Here are some spectacular pieces from Mrs. Yerington’s Art Studio I class:

Photo by Jordan Hobgood
Creative Outlets / Poetry

A Forgotten Poem

The snow falls No longer silent No longer peaceful Swirling flakes demanding our attention Blinding us Pushing us deeper within our hollow homes What once was white and pure is now spotted by the aftermath of its own destruction Bending beneath the weight of the burden they struggle to bear […]

DIY: Omnibus Halloween Costumes
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DIY: Omnibus Halloween Costumes

It’s Halloween! If you’ve been too busy studying and don’t have a costume yet, why not dress up like a character from many of the literature books in Omnibus? Here we’ve rounded up a couple of the easiest and most fun Omnibus costumes for all ages, boy or girl. Omnibus […]

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VP’s Best & Worst Halloween Costumes!

Think your costume is clever, ironic or awesomely bad? We want to see it! Send a photo of yourself dressed up in costume, including your name, grade and city to VPSAGriffin@gmail.com by Monday, November 3 at midnight. We’ll take a gander and choose our favorites to post on the blog. […]

Nathaniel Bovell
Creative Outlets

Creative Outlets: Art

The Griffin is always proud to showcase the creative works of VPSA students. Mrs. Yerington’s Art Studio I class is studying Johannes Vermeer’s famous painting, Girl With a Pearl Earring. Here are some of our favorite interpretations:

Creative Outlets: Art
Creative Outlets

Creative Outlets: Art

The Griffin is proud to showcase the artwork of VPSA students. This week, we’re featuring “Bolinas Buoy Paintings” in oil paint. The class used what they learned about color theory and incorporated scripture to encourage the audience and because the Lord is our buoy.  

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DIY: 5 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Around this time of year, the stores are probably sold out of all their Valentine’s Day cards, chocolates and doilies. So instead of standing in line to buy the last box of chocolates, try these five easy Valentine’s Day activities. 1. Dress up in pink and red. – Valentine’s Day […]

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Creative Outlets

Creative Outlets: Art

The Griffin is proud to display VPSA students’ artwork. This week’s submissions are drawings by Isaak Hoffman of his sister, Valentine, and Peeta Mellark from “The Hunger Games.”