Metallic Emoticon Mural
January 03, 2018

Metallic Emoticon Mural

One of my favorite ways to start my ceramics course is with a collaborative project that introduces and reviews clay construction techniques. I have both beginning and advanced ceramics students in the same period, so I love finding new ideas. I was excited when I saw inspiring artworks at Portland, Oregon’s Saturday Market. Sculptor Andrew […]

Murals with Maya
October 05, 2017

Murals with Maya

One of the most important qualities that a teacher should practice, exhibit, and model is flexibility. We should strive to be flexible in terms of multiple facets of teaching—being open to variety in student problem solving, opening ourselves to different ways of sharing content with our students, and being willing to make changes to our […]

Cross the Continents with Wyland
July 08, 2016

Cross the Continents with Wyland

PARTICIPATE IN THE 2016 NATIONAL MURAL CHALLENGE — Plan now to participate in the annual “Water is Life” Mural and Art Challenge, being held this year during October 1st through December 1st. FOR DETAILS VISIT: www.wylandfoundation.org/artchallenge For art teachers who think big, the Wyland Foundation and Arts & Activities magazine encourage you to sign your classes up for the […]