The Tam News

Annual art fair raises money for art department

Annual art fair raises money for art department

By John Halloran

December 15, 2018

Tam’s annual Visual Arts Winter Faire took place on November 29-30 under a tent in Freshman Court. For two days each winter, a massive white canopy envelops the area to showcase student work from the previous semester, offer certain items for sale, and raise money in order to continue offering the ...

Teens Take on Fall Arts Festival

Teens Take on Fall Arts Festival

By Jissell Kruse

September 27, 2018

Additional Reporting by Kennedy Cook The Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival (MVFAF) was held on September 15th and 16th in Old Mill Park. The festival has historically been a community event that “reflects the spirit of Mill Valley and its purpose of supporting established independent artists and emer...

Two-Semester Graphic Design Canceled

Two-Semester Graphic Design Canceled

By Tandis Shoushtary

May 27, 2015

Due to a lack of enrollment, Tam Administration was forced to cancel its 2015 fall graphic design course. “Only eight people signed up, which is not enough people for a class,” said Fine Arts teacher Zach Gilmour. “There is still going to be a graphic design class next year but it will only be...

AP Art Plans Trip to Southwest

AP Art Plans Trip to Southwest

By Isabella Schloss

November 18, 2014

After traveling to Europe last year, fine arts teachers Zachary Gilmour and Lisa Ouse-Hicks will take their AP art classes to explore the American southwest this April. The program alternates every year between a European and more local trip.Since European trips happen every other year, art students...

Students Display Art on Campus and Downtown

Students Display Art on Campus and Downtown

By Devon Stoeber

June 7, 2014

Seniors in all the visual art classes at Tam had the opportunity to be part of a show in downtown Mill Valley on June 3 from six to eight p.m. as part of the monthly First Tuesday Artwalk. “[The purpose of this art show was] to specifically celebrate the work that [the seniors] have done over ...