Monthly Archives: August 2011

Missions of San Antonio: Mission Nuestra Senora de la Concepcion, c.1755

Spain’s expulsion of the Moors and its decision to support Columbus’s voyage of discovery, both of which took place the same year, opened a new world of possibilities. In the Americas, Spain soon began to use its soldiers to extend … Continue reading

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Native North American Art

In our first class for the year, we began by studying Native North American Art.   In the Four Corners area of the Southwest, The Anasazi or Pueblo People ( c.1100 – 1960) created the earliest forms of native American … Continue reading

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Welcome Students

We have an exciting new year planned for Humanities class this year. We will be studying American Art that illustrates our American Heritage. We will learn about the artists, artistic styles, the paintings’ background as well as study literature and … Continue reading

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