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Arts and Public Policy (a syllabus)

In the very early days of this blog, as I was transitioning my research focus from lighting design to arts management, entrepreneurship and policy, I was frequently asked, “Do you miss it?” or, more bluntly, “ 2,254 more words

Arts Education

Impressionism & Ice Cream: When Kindergartners meet Claude Monet

Like the crazy, eccentric art teacher I am, instead of greeting these last days of elementary school by closing up shop and giving every kid that comes into my art room free access to leftover crayons, paper scraps, and the broom, I decided this week to introduce my kindergartners and 1st graders to Claude Monet and the Impressionists. 660 more words


Teach like a bandit

The interesting thing about teaching is that you don’t always have to give students the truth for them to find their way. The simple obvious truths are usually overrated. 238 more words


Blergh, and other guttural sounds I make at this time of year.

I’m starting the process. I’ve given out final assignments and exam reviews. I’ve started packing up any unused supplies and taking down posters for art competitions long since past. 343 more words

Creative Poster & Flyer Designs for a Writing Workshop

Announce your creative writing workshop or conference with these attractive templates from StockLayouts. Create brochures, flyers, posters and more with ready-to-edit design templates. Tell your story with creative expression. 130 more words

Graphic Design

Cultivating Creativity

Together we can care for our most precious gifts: the earth itself and the children who live on it. 

The word ‘culture’ comes from the  Latin word… 391 more words

Arts Education

New publication on Music Interventions

One of the reasons that I’m not blogging very often at the moment is that I am deeply immersed in my PhD research into music participation projects in conflict-affected areas. 494 more words

Post-conflict Arts