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Fall at Keeneland

Fall at Keeneland

Camilla Cosby, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2018

Filed under Visual Arts

                               

Backstage: Broken Queen Tour, Episode 2/ Up-and-coming Show!

October 30, 2018

The Broken Queen in Somerset First, I hope you enjoyed the second vlog! If you haven't seen it yet, I encourage you to watch it! Of course, if you haven't seen the video, you must be wondering what it's about! To be honest, these experiences are quite hard to describe. In the last weekend of Septem...

The Basics of Photoshop – Lightroom CC

September 27, 2018

Transform Any Photo

Lovely Lettering

Lovely Lettering

Breanna Willis, Staff Reporter

February 4, 2018

Filed under A & E, Visual Arts

Lettering is not your typical art. While calligraphy is writing the letters, lettering is when you are drawing them. This artistic style is something one must practice constantly; I should know, it took me over a year to master the style I wanted. Don't let this keep you from wanting to learn though,...

Clay Creatures

Clay Creatures

February 2, 2018

I began to really gain interest in sculpting about four years ago. In the beginning, I used small packs of oven bake clay, then changed to air dry clay, and now I use a higher quality oven bake clay. After the clay is hardened, I attach wire to it, use cotton batting to form the body, and finall...

The Beauty of Kentucky

The Beauty of Kentucky

January 31, 2018

" The sun shines bright on my old Kentucky home." Kentucky is know as the "Bluegrass State" and is widely referenced for  horse farms, tobacco, and our famous Bourbon. A couple of reporters for The Jacket Journal decided to take a different perspective on what we thought Kentucky should be known...

A Hue of Dragons

A Hue of Dragons

Rachel O'Rear, Staff Reporter

December 15, 2017

Filed under Showcase, Visual Arts

  I have loved to paint for a while now, and before that I loved to use oil pastels. Both mediums create beautiful pieces that can be held on to for years to come. One of my favorite things about both mediums is probably the range of colors I can use to create my pieces. The subject matter o...

Praria’s  Palettes

Praria’s Palettes

December 1, 2017

Brad Praria is one of Ms. Mark's AP Art students and he has incredible artistic abilities. Praria focuses on different styles of 2-D art, focusing specifically on painting and drawing. He paints murals and has one here in Versailles. This mural is placed at the corner of Rose Avenue and Main Stre...

Tackett’s Talents

Tackett’s Talents

Jordan Murphy, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2017

Filed under A & E, Student Life, Visual Arts

The Jacket Journal will be starting a new trend by recognizing and spotlighting a different artist every month! To start us off we will be covering Emily Tackett (11). If her work peaks your interest you can always check out her instagram, @emilyart.jpg, and her YouTube channel called Emilline(The icon...

Best Summer Photo Contest

Best Summer Photo Contest

September 22, 2017

Our winning photo was taken by Christine Slover (12).

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