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Black & Blue…Dog

BCBGMaxAria dress, Nine West boots
BCBGMaxAria dress, Nine West boots

I went with a black and blue theme in fashion this week starting with my self-instituted black Mondays (#blackmondays).  All in the name of fashion?

BCBGMax Aria top and pants, Banana Republic cardigan BCBGGeneration booties
BCBGMax Aria top and pants, Banana Republic cardigan BCBGGeneration booties

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Well, funny thing is that my art project, which coordinates with my new local assessment”test” was to introduce students to George Rodrigue and his famous blue dog paintings.

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Students drew the dog’s face insuring an emotion – serene, happy, angry, etc.

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Then they added a fashion element – clothes, accessories.

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Then outlined with extra-fine tipped Sharpies and colored with colored pencils (Prismacolors).

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They cut them out to place on fabulous 3D Os and mount them on black paper.

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The results were outstanding. A wall of what looks to be dancing dogs!  I imagine them barking to a tune from A Chorus Line, but that’s just me.

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Trina Turk dress, Ralph Lauren boots
Trina Turk dress, Ralph Lauren boots
Bailey 44 top, Trina Turk pants BCBGGeneration sandals
Bailey 44 top, Trina Turk pants BCBGGeneration sandals
BCBGMaxAzria top, Banana Republic pants, BCBGGeneration sandals
BCBGMaxAzria top, Banana Republic pants, BCBGGeneration sandals