I did this one year as well - with my own photo. One student didn't turn
his/her's back in (high school) so when I put the picture together I had a
hole in the middle. I just put a quote over it that said "I'm just not
complete without all of you" - then we gave a big "awwwww". Yes, I'm a dork!
3-12 Kansas Art Teacher
HS Digital Communications
Technology Integration Specialist
>I did this one year with a funny photo of our principal. Everyone was
> trying to guess as the students were working and as the individual
> pieces went in place. It was a fun project.
> Sorry, I was away for a couple of days and questions were posted about
> my grid "Welcome Back" piece.
> I had over 300 students participate, the words were in black sharpie
> enlarged from curlz font so the line was varied. The students created a
> pattern in color markers over the sharpie or on blank pieces depending
> upon what piece of paper they chose out of the box. I mixed the paper
> up each class so that the image came together from all over.