Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Interesting Quote from An Art Student

Setting: First Grade Art Class

Topic: Mask-making
Discussion: Functional versus Decorative Objects
Question: What are some of the many uses of masks?

Media: Microsoft Word Date: March 18, 2009

Student: "Halloween"
Student: "Costumes"
Student: "For Scaring People"
Student: "Dress Up"
Student: "Dressing like a character in a play"
Teacher: "As we discussed while observing the Mexican Jaguar Mask example, some cultures use masks in dances."
Student: "Just for Fun"
Student: "To get Money from a Bank"


Teacher Thought: What? Wait... huh?

Teacher: That is a BAD use for a mask.


Natalie said...

Hahaha!!! Oh yeah, gotta love it. :D

Beth said...

But would he or she wear a Mexican Jaguar Mask while robbing the bank? Usually criminals don't get that creative. :)

mandolinartist aka amanda said...

That's a good point Beth! :) Fortunately criminals are usually not very smart and therefore are caught!