FREE Family Art Workshop Hosted by Girl Scouts San Diego

Calling all girls in TK-3 at McKinley Elementary: You're invited to a FREE art workshop! Be inspired during this in-person hands-on workshop at Girl Scouts Balboa Campus where girls will learn to paint and color their world. Event Date and Time: Friday, December 3 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. Location: 1231 Upas Street, San Diego CA 92103 … Continue reading FREE Family Art Workshop Hosted by Girl Scouts San Diego

Welcome to the McKinley Museum of Art Online!

Hello artists and McKinley families!You are cordially invited to the Grand Opening of the McKinley Museum of Art Online! The McKinley Museum of Art displays the work from the 2019-2020 McKinley Art Program taught by Ms. Smith. Due to current events, we were unfortunately unable to host an in-person art show this year. Most of … Continue reading Welcome to the McKinley Museum of Art Online!

McKinley Art at Home with Ms. Smith! – Week Two: Tove Jansson

Hello everyone! I hope your week is off to a good start! This week, I'd like to share with you one of my favorite books, by Finnish painter, illustrator and author, Tove Jansson. Some of you may be familiar with her famous characters, the Moomins, but she was also a very talented painter. Tove is … Continue reading McKinley Art at Home with Ms. Smith! – Week Two: Tove Jansson

McKinley Art at Home with Ms. Smith! – Week One: Matisse’s Garden

Hello McKinley Students and Families! If we haven’t met yet, I’m the McKinley Art teacher, Ms. Smith, and have been having an awesome year with your kiddos so far.  I hope you are well and getting in the swing of your new learning-at-home rhythms. I will be missing making art with you in person! Each … Continue reading McKinley Art at Home with Ms. Smith! – Week One: Matisse’s Garden