A student at Garnet Mesa Elementary School was so impressed by the carousel created by art teacher Bobbie Hutchison, she interviewed her teacher for the DCI.
Student: What inspired you to create this beautiful carousel?
Mrs. Hutch: The shape of the kiva. I always thought it looked like a carousel.
Student: How did you make each part of the carousel?
Mrs. Hutch: It took two months to paint both sides of the horses.
Student: How long did you spend on making this?
Mrs. Hutch: Each horse took three to four hours.
Student: How did you tie this theme together with your student's artwork?
Mrs. Hutch: By making students color the horses and stripes on the back wall.
Student: How long have you worked at GMES?
Mrs. Hutch: 12 years.
Student: Do you like your job?
Mrs. Hutch: I love it! I adore it!
Student: Why do you decorate?
Mrs. Hutch: As a Christmas present to my students at Garnet Mesa Elementary School.