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Homecoming Game 2016 Photo Gallery

Homecoming Game 2016 Photo Gallery

Talawanda Braves Homecoming Game Sept. 23, 2016

Homecoming Parade 2016 Photo Gallery

Homecoming Parade 2016 Photo Gallery

Braves V. Mohawks Photo Gallery

Braves V. Mohawks Photo Gallery

History of Setting Stone

History of Setting Stone

What is Setting Stone? This student run group advised by Matt Aerni and Clare Squance, both English teachers at Talwanda High School, offers a creative outlet for students to have works such as poetry, writing, and photography published for others to see.  Both advisors help in ways such as organizing and printing the magazine, setting […]

Art Department Mural: Coming Soon!

Art Department Mural: Coming Soon!

The Talawanda Art Club, led by Jim and Elise McWilliams, is in the process of developing a mural which will be displayed in the art hallway. The mural will be painted on a 6 foot by 10 foot canvas, using acrylic paints. The canvas has been pre-gessoed and has grommets for hanging, McWilliams tell. At […]

New Sculpture in the Cafeteria of THS

You might have noticed the new sculpture in the cafeteria here at Talawanda High School, but did you notice the fine print? For the past few weeks students in Jim McWilliams 3D art class have been planning and putting together this new sculpture. “We wanted to include everyone, not just the students in art.” said […]

Images from Setting Stone Coffee House

Images from Setting Stone Coffee House

       

Beauty as Criterion for Art

Beauty as Criterion for Art

A sunrise. The end of a disney movie. The mountains. A towering chrome building. A painting. The face of your lover. A poem. Often, these sorts of things would be considered “beautiful,” possessing some sort of aesthetic pleasurability that almost implies or touches upon The Divine. Beauty, colloquially, is often considered a positive quality, desirable, […]

Local Artist to Design Sculpture with Talawanda Art Students

Local Artist to Design Sculpture with Talawanda Art Students

This week a group of select art students from Talawanda will have the privilege to work with local artist Alysia Fischer to design and construct a new site-specific sculpture for the rotunda here at THS. A project Art teacher Jim McWilliams says he wishes to do every two years.  “I want art to be a […]