class. She let me
know what a great
experience this was
for her students.
They were able see their artwork
become something that was once
Ian Sands is an art teacher at Apex
High School in Apex, North Carolina.
Watch the full "Singing Tigers"
animation at apexhsart.blogspot.
mouth positions would match best.
Even though we kept the song clip
lengths down to about fifteen seconds,
it still took more than a week to com
plete this part of the project.
Making the tigers sing was tricky
enough, but some students wanted
a little more. A wink of a tiger's eye
here, a twitch of the ear there . . .
these little extras gave the tigers per-
When the animations were com-
plete, I posted them to Vimeo.com
so Jordan could share them with her
N A T I O N A L S T A N D A R D
Students correlate responses to works
of visual art with various techniques
for communicating meanings, ideas,
attitudes, views, and intentions.
W E B L I N K
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