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All That Glitters is GUILD

Eight years ago I came to live, work and paint in the rural Berkshire mountains leaving Philadelphia, where I had spent most of my life.  For the first time I had a studio space separate from my home and it was located, in the lush woods of my backyard.   634 more words


Oakland Entrepreneurs Bring Needed Arts & Music Education To Students

by Sharon Chin and Jennifer Mistrot

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) — When two friends learned that many Oakland public schools had little to no music and arts education, they teamed up to bring the joy of music and arts to thousands of students. 251 more words

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A Sailing We Will Go: Parent & Toddler Workshop

Using the museum’s waterside location and sea science and maritime exhibitions as inspiration, join artist Jane Hayes for a series of three creative, hands-on workshops, during which parent and toddler will undertake an inspirational sea journey. 52 more words

Kids' Creativity

Matisse-inspired Still Life Paintings by Fifth Graders

The very beautiful still-life paintings by Ms. Love’s Fifth Grade class in 2015. I’ve been meaning to put these up for a while. The students first learned about color mixing. 44 more words


The Darwinian fate of Dreams, redux

My blog just blew up yesterday as someone shared an essay written some 4 years ago. Thanks whoever you are! Its a good essay about the precarious lives creative people have, written after my worst ever sale. 1,153 more words


Mortimer Music Lesson Plan

I created a music lesson plan based off the book Mortimer by Robert Munsch.  Feel free to use it! It is a fun lesson appropriate for all ages. 1,273 more words

Arts Education