Roblyn is the daughter of Lola and Mike Austin and is in the 10th grade. At school, Roblyn is involved with Peer Helping, Art Club, Spanish Club and Upward Bound. Her hobbies and interests include reading, hanging out with friends, shopping, and spending time with family. She is also actively involved with her church Youth Group.
Roblyn says that she's been interested in art as long as she can remember. She started out with just pencil and paper. Now she's exploring painting, collage, printmaking, oil pastels and watercolor. She says creating art is her escape from the world.
The artwork in this photo was create using collage, screen print and paint. The phrase "talitha koum" translates to "Little Girl, arise!"
How to be an artist of the month...
An artist of the month goes above and beyond what is expected in the studio. The student explores new ideas and materials, takes risks, learns new skills, helps others, is persistent and focused and is a positive member of the studio.