Arts Education & Charity

Kids Need More Art – The Wild Pitch

Jul 20, 2017

The young artists at Kids Need More Art are at again! And this time they are taking old baseballs and turning them into absolute masterpieces! The Wild Pitch In a recent interview with owner and creator, Karen Nobel, we talked about their overall mission, …


2017 Charles Fazzino Award of the Heart

Jun 07, 2017

The 2017 Charles Fazzino Award of the Heart was handed out last week and we are so proud of this year’s recipient. The award, given annually by Project Community, Inc (formerly Nurses Network of America) was named” in honor of …


Arts Education Champion: Kids Need More Art!

Apr 18, 2017

We recently met a true hero on the Arts Education front and her name is Karen Nobel. We came across an Instagram post from her KIDS NEED MORE ART studio in Florida that featured a Fazzino-inspired art project she had …


Scenes from New Rochelle’s ArtsFest 2016

Sep 28, 2016

The Annual New Rochelle ArtsFest last weekend as a rousing success! The city was all spiffed up to welcome visitors from all over. Friday night kicked off with a drive-in movie at Hudson Park and a VIP Collectors Reception at …


National Arts in Education Week

Sep 15, 2016

Did you know that September 11-17 is National Arts in Education Week? Established by Congress in 2010, the second week in September has been designated as a time to focus on the importance of arts education in our schools – …


Makerspaces: What Does This Mean for the Arts Budget?

Aug 22, 2016

Talk about packaging old ideas in new ways….have you heard of ¬†Makerspaces?”They are popping up all over the place – dedicated places where students can go to…well…essentially, make things. These DIY spaces are dedicated locations¬†where students gather to create, invent, …


New Rochelle Art Teachers Tour Fazzino’s Studio

Aug 07, 2016

Right before the end of the school year, we had the pleasure of hosting a wonderful group of art teachers from the City of New Rochelle School District. The tour was initiated by The New Rochelle Fund for Excellence, an …


Fazzino Donates to the 2016 Stars on Canvas

May 10, 2016

Stars on Canvas is a bi-annual art auction that raises funds for the UK charity, Willow. More than 900 artworks created by artists illustrators, sports personalities, and stars of stage and screen have been sold to fund Special Days for …