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Art Challenge: Using Old Calendars for Art Projects

Jan 11, 2019

The new year is often a time for getting rid of old or outdated items around the house and calendars from the previous year certainly fit this list. Since they no longer serve their intended purpose and just seem like …


Art Challenge: Movie Inspired Art

Jun 28, 2018

Baseball season is in full swing and the MLB All-Star Game is just around the corner. Our next Art Challenge is baseball-themed and invites you to get inspired by your favorite kids movies to hit a HOME RUN! Here are some …


Crayon Resist Watercolor Painting

Mar 20, 2018

Wax crayons have been around since the early 1900’s, and were created to be an educational tool for children to learn color. It is probably safe to say, almost every home with kids has a box of crayons floating around. …


A Gallery Walk Questionnaire

Nov 13, 2017

Students in the New Rochelle school district are being treated to a lesson in fine art from an internationally renowned pop artist who just happens to live next door.  The MAC Gallery at New Rochelle High School formally opened the …


Plan Bee – Fazzino’s Cityscapes Art Incorporated Into Education

Jul 30, 2015

If you’ve been following our blog, you know how strongly we feel about the value of the arts in our education system. So, we were thrilled when we were approached by a company in the UK called Plan Bee to …