Black Bird Studio

Black Bird Studio

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*We are available for workshops and residencies M-F from 7am-5pm.*

We work with classes of all sizes. Please contact us to receive pricing

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Life in Pieces: Mixed Media Collage (All Levels)

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Program description

Students will find their zen as they shuffle through magazines to find perfect colors, lines and shapes to integrate into their peaceful and scenic collages. They will get inspired by viewing master works and start will a simple sketch on canvas. Final works will have a nice, finished quality that will be ready for exhibition at your school. Professional canvases for each student are

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Program Detail

Program type: Professional Development, Workshop
Artistic Discipline: Visual Arts
Cultural Origin: Multicultural
Subject: Visual Arts
Population served: Grade 1, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 9, Kindergarten, Pre-K
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

Please contact Black Bird Studio to book your preferred dates. Programs may take place M-F between 7am-1:30pm.

Location(s):

 Your school

Fees / Ticketing:

 Program fee varies based on number of contact hours and materials needed for the program. 

EDUCATION STANDARDS

NC Standard Course of Study:

 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SLK.1
Participate in collaborative conversations with diverse partners about grade-appropriate topics and texts with peers and adults in small and larger groups.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SLK.5
Add drawings or other visual displays to descriptions as desired to provide additional detail.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.6.1.b
Follow rules for collegial discussions, set specific goals and deadlines, and define individual roles as needed.

NC Essential Standards:

 V.1.4  Understand characteristics of the Elements of Art, including lines, shapes, colors, and texture.
V.2.2  Use sensory exploration of the environment as a source of imagery.
V.2  Apply creative and critical thinking skills to artistic expression.

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
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Connects to State and or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes
Provides tools to assess student learning (workshops and residencies): Yes
Provides scholarship and reduced fees: Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes

References

 Lisa Lashley, Music Educator (Installation/Earth Art)
Chantilly Montessori
lisa.lashley@cms.k12.nc.us

Wade H. Cox, Art Specialist (iPad Photography)
Oaklawn Language Academy
wade.cox@cms.k12.nc.us

Abby Samelak, Elementary Art Teacher (iPad Photography)
John Motely Morehead STEM Academy
abigailm.samelak@cms.k12.nc.us

Kimberley Henderson, Art Teacher (Installation/Rock Art)
Greenway Park Elementary School
kimberly.henderson@cms.k12.nc.us

Danielle Choronoma, Art Teacher (DIY Graphic T-shirts)
Quail Hollow Middle School
danielle1.chornoma@cms.k12.nc.us

Andy Andrews, Art & Craft Teacher (Poetry and Painting like Basquiat)
Butler High School
eugenes.andrews@cms.k12.nc.us

Cancellation Policy

 A minimum fee of $100 will be charged for a program cancellation. If supplies were purchased in preparation for the program, the school will be required to reimburse Black Bird Studio.