Our animoto video of several first grade students painting works of art inspired by American Artist George Rodrigue has been posted on the George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts facebook page!!! Please go to their web address at http://georgerodriguefoundation.org/about and click on facebook to view our video. You may leave a comment there or post one here! You may also view our video "Inspired by George Rodrigue Art" on my website at www.classjump.com/Art.
Congratulations to one of our first graders for winning 2nd Place Overall in the Mountain Valley Arts Council Christmas Card Contest. His drawing features a design he created and named "Jolly Elf." He will be awarded a cash prize and a package of printed "Jolly Elf" Christmas cards.
Ramona is an art teacher in her thirty-fifth year with the Albertville City School System. Presently, she teaches first and second grade students. She is a native of Linden, Alabama and a 1985 graduate of the University of Alabama. Mrs. Hall was named Alabama Elementary Art Educator of the Year 2011 and the Alabama House and Senate honored her with a House Joint Resolution for earning Albertville Chamber of Commerce's 2011 Educator of the Year.