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Congratulations! Stella Maris Students included in La Jolla Music Society Art Exhibit

The Education Director of the La Jolla Music Society has chosen the following music-themed works of art to be part of an exhibit on Fay Avenue in La Jolla.  The works will be displayed along the covered sidewalk outside the construction site of The Conrad Performing Arts Center. Clara Garrison – Kandinsky’s Circles Isabella McKenna… Read more »

Artist of the Month – Jacob Lawrence

Self-Portrait, 1977. Students in Transitional Kindergarten through 8th grade will learn more about this artist in a lesson taught this month by a parent volunteer through our Art Literacy program.   Jacob Lawrence was a painter and story teller who focused on the struggle for freedom and justice in America from the Civil War period… Read more »

Stella Maris Academy Harmony Quilt

These harmonious colors and designs reflect the unity and diversity of our SMA community. This was a school-wide collaborative project completed in Art Literacy as part of our Quilts and Color study.

Why Kids Need Art

This is a great article about the importance of school art programs. “Why Kids Need Art” SchoolArts – April 2009. Here is another one. “Art: It’s as Simple as That” SchoolArts – April 2010