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Valisa Higman, Artist in Schools at Seldovia, April 2023

Valisa Higman and Jenifer Cameron at Susan B. English School, April 2023. “The projects included creating painted topography lines and printed map “pins” depicting activities and places enjoyed by the…

J. Leslie, Artist in Schools at Sterling Elementary, April 2023

“The residency focused on creating art with geometric patterns for 142 students and nine teachers. I used my style of painting as an example of how geometry can be used…

Sharlene Cline, Artist in Schools at Soldotna Elementary, April 2023

Homer painter Sharlene Cline, describes her residency, April 17-28,2 023 “My aim was to teach layering which is not usually found in schools until high school. Resist painting was next,…

Eddy Wood, Artist in Schools at Chapman, March 2023

Champan School, Anchor Point, Principal Eric Hart reported  on the success of our recent 2-week residency program, which was designed to provide a unique learning experience for elementary school students.…

Jimmy Riordan, Artist in Schools at Razdolna, February 2023

Book artist, Jimmy Riordan, worked with the elementary students at Razdolna, February 20-24, 2023, teaching them various bookmaking skills, some folded-paper games, and for grades 2-5, how to assemble their…

David Kaufmann, Artist in Schools at Little Fireweed, February 2023

LITTLE FIREWEED ACADEMY, Homer:   David Kaufmann led a residency February 20-25, exploring clay with Kindergarten through second-graders. He describes, “We took a field trip to the beach and hiked…

Deland Anderson, Artist in Schools at West Homer Elementary, February 2023

“Recently the students of West Homer Elementary were fortunate to host Homer artistDeland Anderson for an Artist in Schools residency. During his time here Deland taughtthe“ditdot” style of painting with…

David Brame at Flex, February 2022

“Artists in Schools was a fantastic program. I facilitated a student lead mural development art project at FLEX High school in Homer, AK. I did this project in conjunction with…

Dave Kaufmann at Homer High School, May 2021

Overview of the unit: Advanced ceramics students at Homer High School will learn the art and craft of plaster mold making and slip casting. After demonstration and explaining the process,…

Kim McNett at Paul Banks Elementary, May 2021

Three second grade classes at Paul Banks participated in a week-long Artist in the Schools Program through the Bunnell Street Arts Center. The residency gave our students an opportunity to…

Sharlene Cline Fireweed Academy, March 2021

Kachemak Bay Sea Creature Sculptures Little Fireweed will dive into the world of sea creatures and create a Kachemak Bay installation, hanging from their yurt’s ceiling, of large salmon sculptures,…

Sharlene Cline Fireweed Academy, February/March 2021

Sharlene worked with the students at Big Fireweed for two weeks before Spring Break. She guided the students through a project designing and creating a ceramic bonsai pot. As part…

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