A Day on Vacation

Artist: Grace Age: 9 School: North Mianus School City: Riverside Country: USA Medium: Pastels My cousins, my sister and I swam to the banana boat for a brain-blasting splish-splashing ride! I chose this tradition because this is one of the only times my dad’s whole family gets together because we live all over the country. […]

Cheer Concert

Artist: Lindsey Age: 9 School: North Mianus School City: Riverside Country: USA Medium: Pastels All of my cheerleading team is doing a concert for fun for all the parents. I chose this tradition because it is fun and we get to show it to all the teams and the parents. My family is me, my […]

Easter

Artist: Richie Age: 9 School: North Mianus School City: Riverside Country: USA Medium: Oil pastels It is me finding an Easter basket on my doorstep. I chose this because whenever I see an Easter basket on my doorstep I get really excited! People in my family are Gina (mom), Rich (dad), Grandma, Grandpa, Uncle Matt, […]

Christmas Tree Cut Down

Artist: Tyler Age: 9 School: North Mianus School City: Riverside Country: USA Medium: Oil pastel In the picture my family is cutting down a perfect Christmas tree for Christmas. I chose this tradition because I can see my family and have lots of fun during this time. My mom, dad, and two sisters are all […]

Fireworks on the Fourth

Artist: Erika Age: 9 School: North Mianus School City: Riverside Country: USA Medium: Oil pastels Multi-colored fireworks are shooting up into the sky. I chose this tradition because I love watching fireworks on July 4th. In my family there is my dad, mom, and brother. I like school and I dislike global warming. In my […]

Great Breakfast

Artist: Kirk Age: 9 School: North Mianus School City: Riverside Country: USA Medium: Oil pastels I’m at the dinner table eating a special breakfast. I chose this because it is a very special tradition. My family members are me, Mom, Dad, and Caroline. I don’t like to hit people, or getting hurt myself. I spend […]

My Easter Egg Hunt

Artist: Julie Age: 9 School: North Mianus School City: Riverside Country: USA Medium: Oil pastel In my picture me and my family are getting ready to go on an Easter egg hunt. I chose this tradition because I get to spend time with my family and it’s fun. My family members are me, my cousins, […]

Koinoboli

Artist: Takumi Age: 9 School: North Mianus School City: Riverside Country: USA Medium: Pastels The triple flag called Koinoboli is floating tied to a pole, my dad’s reading a newspaper, and my brother and I are playing Wii. I chose this because it shows the spirit of the family so I thought it was good. […]

Pumpkin Picking

Artist: Airi Age: 9 School: North Mianus School City: Riverside Country: USA Medium: Oil pastels It is based on a scene I saw at Silverman’s Farm. I am Japanese, and we never do this in Japan, so it is very exciting for me to do. I have 4 people in my family; me, my mom, […]

Rice Planting

Artist: Tomoya Age: 11 School: Yawata Elementary School City: Mihara-city,Hiroshima-ken Country: Japan Medium: Color pencils All students in our school planted rice along with the help of people from the neighborhood. My family also planted rice in our paddy. Rice from Yahata tastes delicious. There is water in the rice paddy. My hobby is playing […]

Water on Boy

Artist: Juan Age: 11 School: The Ogden International School of Chicago -1 City: Chicago State: IL Country: USA Medium: Markers I choose this because ever since I was young, my dad and I always went to the water park. I am happy on my dad’s back. Water is shooting out of the ground and landing […]

My Puerto Rico

Artist: Yamil Age: 12 School: SER de Puerto Rico Country: Puerto Rico Medium: Crayon. pencil Scenic, symbols, flowers, and typical Puerto Rican food. I chose this because they are things that are distinctly Puerto Rican. My family name is Rivera Melendez. I like to play, to eat, and to sleep. I do not like to […]