K-3: Art

Teacher Name: Martha Gillespie
Teacher Email: btgmag3276@gmail.com
Tuition: $160.00 per year, payable in monthly installments of $20.00
Discount for Semester Payment: no
Supply/Materials Fee (due at registration): $25
Deposit (due at registration): $20.00
Grades: K, 1, 2, 3
Minimum Class Size: 8
Maximum Class Size: 20
Midterm Enrollment: yes
Class Time: 5th hour
Prerequisite: None
Estimated homework hours: none

Required Materials or Books: watercolors, paintbrush set, crayola colored pencils, gluestick, construction paper. I will provide acrylics, oil paints, modeling clay, sculpting tools, and canvases.

Class Description:
Students will learn to identify the different art styles. Students will learn the techniques of Currier and Ives and a few of the European masters they select to mimic. Students will learn to repurpose materials to make art. Art techniques will be learned and skills developed. Subject matter will cover landscapes,animals, seascapes, manmade structures and people.

Martha Gillespie

Martha Gillespie


I went to Houston Baptist University. I have BA degrees in Elementary Education and Psychology and a Masters Degree in Psychology. I have taught art K-6 for many years. I have owned and operated Twelve Oaks Farms since 1983 raising cattle, chickens, geese, sheep, goats, horses and crops of hay, wheat and grapes. Twelve Oaks has been an organic farm since its inception. I have three children and 5 grandchildren and have been married for 45 years.