Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun

Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun

Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun

Arts and Crafts

Tove Jansson was a powerful figure in combating hate and prejudice.

Tove Jansson, the Freedom Fighter

Sierra Perlmutter, Columnist May 11, 2023

Tove Jansson was born in Helsinki, Finland on Aug. 9, 1914, and lived to June 27, 2001. While Jansson is most known for her creation of the Moomins, she accomplished much more. Jansson was a fierce anti-fascist...

A.I. art hurts human artists.

The Impact of A.I. Art on Real Artists

Sierra Perlmutter, Columnist January 20, 2023

According to American Scientist, A.I. art is created when algorithms are trained to analyze thousands of images in order to “learn” an aesthetic or art style. Then, the algorithm tries to create new...

Many iconic images from Christmas movies were made using stop motion animation.

A Stop Motion Christmas

Roya Ghahreman, Columnist December 19, 2022

According to Central Rappahannock Regional Library, stop motion was introduced to the US in 1925 and was observed through “The Lost World”. It continued to grow, later leading to the landmark film...

Keith Harings artwork intends to deliver a powerful message in beauty.

Keith Haring: A Legacy Remembered

Roya Ghahreman, Columnist December 9, 2022

According to the Keith Haring Foundation , Keith Haring was born May 4, 1958, in Reading, Pennsylvania to parents Joanne and Allen Haring, along with his three siblings. It was reported by his family that...

The finished product

Simple Origami Heart

Melissa Sayadinejad, Columnist January 20, 2022

Origami hearts are entertaining and cute! They can be used for cards, a valentines gift, and many more ideas. Though origami paper is normally preferred, I will use copy paper, as it is more available. Materials: ...

The finished products

Wool Painting

Nessah Wendt, Columnist June 9, 2021

Materials: Foam block Felt Wool Yarn Felting needles Using Felt Background: 3D Wool Design Wool painting is a fun and easy craft. There are so many possibilities and you...

Your personality and your favorite color may be correlated.

What Your Favorite Color Says About You

Zane Khogyani, Columnist May 28, 2021

Our world is diverse with color, being able to see around ten million different colors. From book covers to buildings, color is everywhere. Little do we realize how much of an impact color actually has...

The finished product

DIY Yarn Easter Eggs

Nessah Wendt, Columnist April 2, 2021

Materials:  Balloons Yarn or string Glue   Scissors Instructions: Blow up a balloon so that it is the right size for how you want it. To make it more of an egg shape, hold the...

The finished product

DIY Bracelet

Julia Tucker, Columnist March 22, 2021

Materials: Waxed yarn (any color) A two sided charm of your choice A lighter A pair of scissors Instructions: Cut off four equal lengths of waxed string. Separate out two strings...

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