Welcome Parents/Guardians!  Bienvenidos Todos Los Padres! 

    updated photos fo the art room coming soon!  (All in attendance for Open House, come see the Art Room in person!!)

    E-mail: Gartlandm@hasdk12.org
    Phone Number: 570-459-3221              
    I teach: K-6 Art
    • What is Elementary Art Class All About?


      • All students will establish acceptance, respect, and rapport with classmates
      • All students will practice responsibility, independence, and personal-monitoring
      • All students will express ideas, thoughts, and emotions, especially those which help inspire change and overcome personal conflict


      • All students will understand, apply, and manipulate Elements and Principles of Art
      • All students will integrate arts language into personal vocabulary
      • All students will investigate and extract inspiration from famous artists and paintings
      • All students will use the Arts to relate and synthesize the PA Common Core Standards


      • All students will handle materials, equipment, and tools safely
      • All students will describe, analyze, interpret, judge, and discuss artworks
      • All students will produce quality paintings, drawings, crafts, sculptures, prints, graphics, and installations
  • Famous Artist/Artwork updated!

    Posted by Mr. Gartland on 4/6/2020 9:00:00 AM
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  • Sent an e-mail/skyward notice to all - parents please reply with an e-mail or a skyward reply to let me know if you received it.

    Posted by Mr. Gartland on 4/2/2020 4:00:00 PM
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  • Famous Artist/Artwork updated this morning, check it out!

    Posted by Mr. Gartland on 4/2/2020 11:00:00 AM
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  • Just a small update - I hope everyone is doing well. Students, I hope you're all sketching!! I'm also exploring some other ideas so stay tuned!

    Posted by Mr. Gartland on 4/1/2020 8:00:00 PM
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  • To all involved in making that video of the teachers saying hello, with Mrs P and Mr Schadder introing/saying hi: Amazing job, and very uplifting! (2 posts because wasn't sure if I met the character limit)

    Posted by Mr. Gartland on 3/31/2020 12:00:00 PM
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  • For anyone who has not seen it yet: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aoD6QzHqmeY&feature=youtu.be

    Posted by Mr. Gartland on 3/31/2020 12:00:00 PM
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  • Don't forget, if you complete the daily sketch challenge, snap a pic of and send to Gartlandm@hadk12.org Don't forget to keep it appropriate for school!

    Posted by Mr. Gartland on 3/30/2020 7:00:00 PM
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  • K-6 Enrichment/Supplemental page has Sketchbook prompts for anyone interested!

    Posted by Mr. Gartland on 3/30/2020 7:00:00 PM
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  • 6th Grade - Create-An-Ad materials have arrived - expect to be doing that this Friday. Next week - finish CAD and I should have paper clips for unassembled 3D Color wheels.

    Posted by Mr. Gartland on 3/4/2020 1:00:00 PM
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  • Thank You to ALL who attended open house! I met some new parents and I was able to speak directly to those I have met previously! Thanks again all!!

    Posted by Mr. Gartland on 3/4/2020 12:00:00 PM
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