Featured student artwork: Joshua Otten’s self portrait
Kettle Run junior Joshua Otten drew this self-portrait in art class.
• Artist: Joshua Otten.
• Age: 16
• School: Kettle Run High.
• Artwork Title: “Self Portrait.”
• Medium: Charcoal.
• Assignment: Students were working on seeing and drawing a full range of values using charcoal. They photographed each other with exaggerated, moody expressions. They printed the photo and used the grid system to enlarge the image and include all the values.
• Teacher: Tisha Burke.