Archived News
Twig Sculptures
Posted on 09/14/2016
Visiting artist, Nantz Comyns, has guided and worked with students from Portland Arts and Technology High School and Lyseth Elementary to create four larger-than-life animal sculptures from birch-twigs.  READ MORE...
Raised Beds at Northfield Green
Posted on 09/13/2016
Northfield Green Community Service Project 
Puppet Theatre
Posted on 07/13/2016
Two portable puppet theaters were built by our PATHS woodworking students. One of the theaters will reside in the Lyseth Art room and the other will be to be loaned out using the library sign out system.  READ MORE...
Buddy Bench
Posted on 03/01/2016
Riverton and Hall Elementary School have both undertaken the community-based “Buddy Bench” project this year. The project is a collaboration between the elementary schools and the Portland Arts and Technology High School, Deering High School, Hancock Lumber and WMTW 8 News. As a result of the collaboration, Buddy Benches are being installed at the schools' playgrounds in May.  READ MORE...
2nd-Grader's Cure For Playground Loneliness: A Buddy Bench
Posted on 12/12/2013
Second-grader Christian Bucks, of York, Pa., knew that some of his classmates felt lonely during recess, and he decided to do something about it. His simple, utterly heartwarming solution was to install a playground "buddy bench."  READ MORE...
March and April Projects
MidTerm January 2016
Art Show