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So this week saw my Copying the Masters class draw to a close. Its been great fun for all of us, and I think the students have all gotten some valuable perspective on making pots and in growing their own technique and skill. 1,456 more words

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Remarks to Chatham County Board of Commissioners

My name is Gina Harrison and I currently serve as President of the Board for the Chatham Arts Council. As you consider priorities for the upcoming budget year, I want to thank you for your efforts to fully restore County support for the arts, to share a bit about the work of the Chatham Arts Council specifically, and to provide some information about why I believe it is a worthwhile investment. 852 more words

Arts Education

Who I am and Why I'm Here

I am making a second run at this blogging thing and will be using WordPress #Bogging101 as a means of sustaining the effort.

Writing has long been of interest. 256 more words

Why Does Art Heal? An Art Therapist Answers

Earlier today I visited with Evie Lindemann, an Art Therapist and Professor of Art Therapy at Albertus Magnus College. Evie will be a guest on the upcoming… 45 more words

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Gone Gamelan

We recently held our first ever Gamelan Workshop here at The Music Center – allowing Angelenos from all walks of life the chance to learn to play this beautifully unique instrument.   75 more words

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Wacky Face Masks-Adapted Art Lesson

Each week I work with two small groups of students that come to me from our schools autism center. I have two different groups-one includes students from kindergarten to second grade aged, and the other is third through sixth grade aged. 238 more words

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In Pursuit of Comfort with Ambiguity

In the art classes that I teach we use pencils that don’t have erasers on them. I also have a giant eraser that kids have the option to use if they need to fix a mistake. 1,043 more words

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