Maybe it's just because kids go through stages. They are into art, then into Legos, then into reading... While they are into these things, they don't get into the other thing that they were into before.
Mica just got done learned about rural, suburb and urban life. His is so detailed!
I really like how Mica's art teacher teaches. She shows them a bit of art history. Then they do their own project based on what they saw.
I'm pretty sure this project:
Was Influenced by this Japanese cat:
Which I nearly fell off my chair laughing during conferences when I saw it. Ya it was hard going back to a straight face!
He got studying Frida Kahlo: