Brush and Palette

Kaylie Cirignani

Vincent Virga, Reporter

June 4, 2019

The portrait was inspired by fibromyalgia and other chronic conditions. Even though you’re only being physically hurt in one location, the nervous system reacts with unexpected pains all across the body. I wanted to portray t...

Lauren Fetzer

Vincent Virga, Reporter

June 4, 2019

This past year I've been working on a children's book with a family friend, chronicling the adventures of a little pirate cat. I've loved this project because of the sentiment behind it and the creative freedom I've had. Not ...

Emma Russell

Vincent Virga, Reporter

June 4, 2019

I strive to push the boundaries of art, creating unconventional portraiture and experimenting with mixed media. Many of my works utilize a specific color palettes, line work, and symbols to emulate the objectification of females ...

Soren Patchell

Vincent Virga, Reporter

June 4, 2019

I was inspired to paint the underwater painting because I find solace in the ocean. Being fully submerged in saltwater and feeling the energy of the waves passing overhead is the best feeling. The concept that you can be happy a...

Extinct Attractions

Jaeden Safaian, Reporter

May 28, 2019

Wanna know what rides used to be at Disneyland and Disney World? Well, here you go!

Disney Fun Facts

Jaeden Safaian, Reporter

May 23, 2019

You wanna know some cool stuff that you may not know? Well, here you go with some Disney Fun Facts!

Dark Side of Disney

Jaeden Safaian, Reporter

May 23, 2019

Have you ever wanted to know Disney's dark side? Well, here you will find some pretty dark stuff. Enter if you dare!

Movies made from the 70’s-early 2000’s were better

May 23, 2019

A time when the script came before the poster and the actors on the big screen delivered meaningful dialogue. The movies followed simple yet timeless themes, every minute wasn’t action-packed and didn’t cater to an audien...

Abby Bekken

Vincent Virga, Reporter

May 23, 2019

Artist Statement: My artwork focuses on the exploration of negative space. With my pieces, I concentrate on the balance between the positive spaces and the areas your eyes are drawn to that are absent, that equally demand...

Camille DeMilly Otteson

Vincent Virga, Reporter

May 23, 2019

Artist Statement: My body of work is titled Collapsing Environments: Animals Facing Extinction. As I thought of habitats that would be ruined due to climate change, I thought of the species around the world declining in large...

Shanai Mae Auguis

Vincent Virga, Reporter

May 23, 2019

Artist statement: When I was little, I was never afraid of scary things and the dark. I was more fascinated than scared. My work is an argument that dark is not related to evil; that there is nothing to fret in the darkness if...

Finals: Solutions Offered

Claire Wittkop, Features Editor

May 21, 2019

Hello Brush and Palette readers! While looking over old archives of our school newspapers, we found an interesting article that we have decided to post below. It’s from the December 16th issue of 1983. The articles is writte...

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