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Sophie Kirschner, the super-artist

Sophie Kirschner, the super-artist

by Nicole Muller and Savannah Sitler

May 5, 2017


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase

From superheros, beautiful portraits, and even mermaids, Sophie Kirschner, Class of 2018, has conquered it all. She has had a taste of nearly all of the art classes offered and has explored many different types of crafts.  As long as Kirschner can remember, she has been fascinated by illustrator...

Allison Eckloff wins state MFWUC photography award: Photo of the Day 4/18/17

Allison Eckloff wins state MFWUC photography award: Photo of the Day 4/18/17

by Hannah Haught, Managing Editor

April 18, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Spring 2017

Senior Allison Eckloff placed first in the Maryland Federation of Women’s Clubs art competition for her photo, “April.” The subject of the winning photo was patterns. Eckloff had to incorporate a multitude of different patterns into one shot and have it look organized and not overly busy. She said th...

Public art display on Main Street defines Lancer spirit: Photo of the Day 2/9/17

Public art display on Main Street defines Lancer spirit: Photo of the Day 2/9/17

by Rose Fiore, Editor

February 9, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day

Every year the photography students in Mrs. Tracey Ellis-Guss' class make a public art display to promote unity among students and staff. This year, the students took head shots of fellow Lancers (staff and students) showing school pride and displayed them in a continuous pattern on Main Street. The...

Public art display, sponsored by Ellis-Guss, nearly ready: Photo of the Day 1/13/16

Public art display, sponsored by Ellis-Guss, nearly ready: Photo of the Day 1/13/16

by Cassie Harris, Reporter

January 13, 2017


Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

Every year the digital photography teacher Mrs. Ellis-Guss produces a public art piece with the help of her photography students. The public art display always focuses on bringing together the staff and the students. For this year, photography students took head shots of staff and students, cautioning...

NAHS students attend the National Gallery of Art: Photo of the Day 12/2/16

NAHS students attend the National Gallery of Art: Photo of the Day 12/2/16

by Amanda Anderson, Editor-In-Chief

December 5, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

December 1st, the National Art Honor Society students went on a trip to the National Gallery of Art. The bus ride was over an hour away, but it was worth it to see the art. The Gallery is very big and features works of many famous artists like Van Gogh and Dalí. It is divided in sections such as Mo...

Community Show: A piece of cake for Linganore FFA

Community Show: A piece of cake for Linganore FFA

by Emily Sherwood, Reporter

October 24, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, News

The 43rd annual LHS community show, from October 9th-11th, was a celebration of arts, crafts, food, and farming. From auctioning off cakes, to providing crafts and games for the kids, the FFA works hard to provide a show that will keep people coming back. On the first night of the community show,...

Inktober Drawing challenge improves artwork

Inktober Drawing challenge improves artwork

by Nicole Muller, Reporter

October 23, 2016


Filed under Fall 2016, Features, Showcase

It takes most artists hours to complete a good, detailed piece. What if they had only one day? Artists across the globe are up to the challenge. In the month-long “art-athon” called Inktober, the artist is challenged to complete one drawing in ink per day that follows the daily one-word prompt. As a part...

News for May 23, 2016

by Lancer Media

May 23, 2016


Filed under Daily Announcements

Those of you participating in the Honor Society Soccer Tournament today, please don't forget to bring canned food goods to support the Libertytown Food Bank. Check your email for more information. All art students from the first semester should pick up your artwork from your teacher, or it will...

News for May 19, 2016

by Lancer Media

May 19, 2016


Filed under Daily Announcements

All band students who are participating in the State Solo and Ensemble competition this Saturday should stop by and see Mr. Lloyd this week to pick up the original copies of your music for the State festival. Be sure that measures are numbered in both your copy and the copy you give to judges. Those...

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