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My Artist Story: Childhood to 2022

My Artist Story: Childhood to 2022

For as long as I can remember, I have been around art. My Dad loved photography, and had albums full of pictures. My Mom loved to doodle. She used to...

My Artist Story: Childhood to 2022

For as long as I can remember, I have been around art. My Dad loved photography, and had albums full of pictures. My Mom loved to doodle. She used to...

4 Ways to Be Creative for Non-Artists

4 Ways to Be Creative for Non-Artists

Society has led us to synonymously use the words "creative" and "artist", and although being an artist is a way to live creatively, its is not the only way to live a creative...

4 Ways to Be Creative for Non-Artists

Society has led us to synonymously use the words "creative" and "artist", and although being an artist is a way to live creatively, its is not the only way to live a creative...

5 Reasons You Need a Summer Learning Plan

5 Reasons You Need a Summer Learning Plan

Last year I when I introduced these Summer Learning Activities, I wrote about the dreaded “summer slip”, how the lack of in-person instruction due to (ya know) was leaving more...

5 Reasons You Need a Summer Learning Plan

Last year I when I introduced these Summer Learning Activities, I wrote about the dreaded “summer slip”, how the lack of in-person instruction due to (ya know) was leaving more...

My 10 Must-Haves for Kids Art Spaces

My 10 Must-Haves for Kids Art Spaces

March is Youth Art Month, and for this month’s post, I am sharing with you my must-have supplies for kids art spaces. But before we get to those supplies, let’s...

My 10 Must-Haves for Kids Art Spaces

March is Youth Art Month, and for this month’s post, I am sharing with you my must-have supplies for kids art spaces. But before we get to those supplies, let’s...

Love and Motherhood

Love and Motherhood

This post is a bit different than my previous posts, but it has been a recent concept of exploration for me, and felt like an important discussion/sharing that someone else may...

Love and Motherhood

This post is a bit different than my previous posts, but it has been a recent concept of exploration for me, and felt like an important discussion/sharing that someone else may...

What Are the Benefits of Creating Art?

What Are the Benefits of Creating Art?

Often times as a special area teacher, I have to justify my content area. Sometimes this justification is to schools, sometimes parents, and sometimes students, but mostly to society as...

What Are the Benefits of Creating Art?

Often times as a special area teacher, I have to justify my content area. Sometimes this justification is to schools, sometimes parents, and sometimes students, but mostly to society as...