Blackbird Studio

Blackbird Studio

Hello! Thanks for viewing our programs! Please visit to learn more about what we do and view work samples from our past programs!

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

Please contact us to receive pricing based on the number of contact hours, students and materials required for your program of interest.

Based out of Charlotte, NC, Black Bird Studio offers unique art education experiences for students of all ages. Our teaching artists are professional creatives who are passionate about making an impact while sharing what they do best. We offer one-day workshops and multi-day residencies in a variety of mediums that connect to the k-12 core curriculum. We value high quality final products and we have that vibe that the students just love! We are a multifaceted mobile art studio.

Grant funding from the Arts and Science Council enables us to offer free programs to students across Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools who would not otherwise have access. Our partnerships with private schools, libraries, cultural centers and community events allow us to reach hundreds of students annually.

Connect with us today to receive a quote or get your program on our calendar! Contact Jen Crickenberger at






  Plaza Midwood, Charlotte, NC 28205



Stop Motion and Dance! (All Levels)

Program description

Students will love this program that teaches the fundamentals of stop motion animation in a fun and exciting way! After reviewing samples of stop motion music videos, students will become rock stars that come to life in their own music video!

ASC Goals: Teacher Professional Development, Middle School Transition, High School Graduation Rate, Pre-K Readiness


Booking / scheduling contact

Jen Crickenberger


Program detail
Artistic discipline: Media, Multi-media, Visual Arts
Cultural Origin: Multicultural
Program type: Professional Development, Workshop
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
Subject: Music, Theatre Arts, Visual Arts
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

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

Available times:



 Your school

Fees / Ticketing:

Pricing is based on the number of instruction hours, materials required for the program. Please contact Black Bird Studio for more information on pricing. 

Pricing Guide:

$200-$300 – lesson design/planning fee (not applicable for all programs)
$100-$200 per hour of instruction
plus materials and any other service charges that my apply to the specific project


NC Standard Course of Study:



Conducts educational programming for 2 or more years: Yes
Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Maintains general liability insurance (Individuals and organizations listed in this Directory can provide proof of insurance upon request. ASC does not hold copies of current documentation for providers): 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
Cancellation Policy

Black Bird Studio requires a payment of $100 for the cancellation of any booked program. Programs may be rescheduled as neccessary due to unanticipated schedule conflicts, incliment weather, etc.