DEC: Quilt Top, Crazy Pattern
November 07, 2018

DEC: Quilt Top, Crazy Pattern

DETAIL: Unknown American artist. Quilt Top, Crazy Pattern, ca. 1885. Made in New York. Satin, velvet and cotton; 60.75″ x 52″. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Tracey Blumenreich Zabar, 1989. Public domain. ONLINE EXTRAS click here for resources related to this art print    Want To Have This Month’s Full-Size Art Print and Lesson Plan For […]

Triangulating with Libs: Celebrating Diversity and Community
August 10, 2016

Triangulating with Libs: Celebrating Diversity and Community

Are you looking for a beginning-of-the-year project that brings your school community together while celebrating the diversity of your student population as well? If the answer is no, then don’t read any further … just kidding! If you are, then you may want to check out the work of Libs Elliott. Libs is a quilt […]

Building Unity … and Variety
August 03, 2015

Building Unity … and Variety

For the past four years, I have done an annual collaborative art mini lesson (30 minutes) with the upper- grade students at Zamorano Fine Arts Academy. The projects provide a low-stress opportunity for the students to create. With these collaborative projects, we focus on unity and variety—both visual and in relation to our student population. […]