Amy St. Aubin

Amy St. Aubin

Amy St. Aubin received her BFA from Maryland Institute, College of Art in Baltimore MD, majoring in Painting. She has been involved with Arts Education for 25 years, beginning with the Community School of Art in Charlotte NC. Over the past 25 years she has taught in various programs from School 33

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Program description

Classrooms are divided into groups of 3 or 4 and given a shoe box full of recycled materials. As a team they must create a mobile and a sculpture, as well as cover the shoe box with images reflecting their groups “theme”, whether it’s animals, nature, space, etc. Within three steps, each student in each group should have collaborated with their group and individually worked on each piece.

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Program Detail

Program type: Residency
Artistic Discipline: Visual Arts
Cultural Origin: European
Subject: Language Arts, Literacy, Visual Arts
Population served: Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

9/2/2019- 5/29/2020

Fees / Ticketing:

$125.00 per step per class

1 class/ 3 steps= $375

EDUCATION STANDARDS

NC Standard Course of Study:

Based on specific desired outcome for each site, standards may vary

NC Essential Standards:

3.V.1.2- Understand that artist use their art to express personal ideas.

3.V.2.1- Create art through a process that includes generating ideas, planning solutions and producing original art.

3.CX.1.5- Use local, natural or recycled resources to create art.

4.V.1.2- Apply personal choices while creating art.

4.CX.2.3- Understand individual roles, while applying collaborative skills in creating art.

5.V.1.2- Create art that reflects personal voice and choice.

5.V.2.3- Create realistic, imaginative, abstract and non-objective art.

5.CX.2.3- Understand the balance of individual roles and collaborative skills to create art.

Qualifications

Conducts educational programming for 2 or more years: Yes
Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Maintains general liability insurance: Yes
Three letters of recommendation / references available: Yes
Connects to State and or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes
Provides tools to assess student learning (workshops and residencies): Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes

PHOTOS

References

Catherine Courtlandt McElvane, cmcelvane@yahoo.com/ Former Director of Education at Harvey Gantt Center of African American Art.

Allison Heine, t.heine@cms.k12.nc.us/ Art Teacher @ Cotswold Elementary, Charlotte NC

Tonya Dye, tbdye@gaston.k12.nc.us/ Second Grade Teacher @ Sherwood Elementary, Gastonia NC

 

Cancellation Policy

If cancellation is necessary, 25% of fee must be paid if cancelled within 2 weeks prior to start date, and cannot be rescheduled.