Blackbird Studio

Blackbird Studio

Hello! Thank you for viewing our programs. Blackbird Studio is a mobile art education studio offering a variety of unique art education programs. 

  • We offer photography, animation, public art, neon art, shirt design, earth art and much more! Please make sure to check out our website and view our promo video for more program information.
  • View a printable list of our current & new program offerings.
  • We are available for workshops and residencies Monday-Friday from 7am-5pm.
  • We work with students of all ages. We also offer fun professional development experiences for teachers!
  • We conduct programs in-person and virtually.
  • Our programs usually connect to art, literacy, technology and science standards.
  • Pricing is based on the number of instructional hours, number of students and the materials required for the program. Contact us to receive a quote. Our price per class visit ranges from $125-$200 based on the length of each class.
  • We offer custom programs. If you have an idea that is not on the list, please contact us to discuss your needs.

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

Email:  jen@blackbirdstudioclt.com
Call/Text: 704-575-0006
Website: www.blackbirdschool.org

About Blackbird Studio:

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.

EDUCATOR CONTACT INFO

jen@blackbirdstudioclt.com

https://www.blackbirdschool.org

  Charlotte, NC

Mecklenburg

704-575-0006

Chemistry & Tie-Dye Shirts! (All Levels)

Program description

Make your own Tie-Dye Shirts with Blackbird Studio this year! Students will enjoy the process of designing their own shirts while learning about the history and science behind the creative process. This residency can include the creation and use of natural dyes from plants, foods and nuts. This program is an optional add-on program for the Design Your Own Shirt program.

Booking / scheduling contact

Jen Crickenberger

   704-575-00006

 jen@blackbirdstudioclt.com

Program detail
Artistic discipline: Multi-media, Visual Arts
Cultural Origin: Multicultural
Program type: Residency, Workshop
Population served: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9
Subject: History, Science, Visual Arts
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

Please contact Blackbird Studio to book your preferred dates.

Location(s):

Your school

Fees / Ticketing:

Pricing is based on the number of instructional hours and materials required.

EDUCATION STANDARDS

NC Standard Course of Study:

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.6.1.b
Follow rules for collegial discussions, set specific goals and deadlines, and define individual roles as needed.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RST.6-8.3
Follow precisely a multistep procedure when carrying out experiments, taking measurements, or performing technical tasks.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.L.4
Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts, and consulting general and specialized reference materials, as appropriate.

NC Essential Standards:

K.V.2 Apply creative and critical thinking skills to artistic expression.
K.V.2.3 Create original art that does not rely on copying or tracing.
4.P.3.1 Recognize the basic forms of energy (light, sound, heat, electrical, and magnetic) as the ability to cause motion or create change.

Qualifications

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

$100 fee for cancellation