Experience the creative process up close as professional artists demonstrate their crafts at your school. Students will watch as a piece of wood is turned into a vase, discover how a block of clay is thrown into a bowl, and learn how to mix dyes to transfer a unique design onto a piece of cloth. These interactive art demonstrations will inspire your students to explore their own creative potential. Craft Outreach is open to six schools in Davidson, Williamson and Wilson Counties and will take place in spring 2013.
Craft Outreach Application
Application deadline: October 19, 2012
Explore Cheekwood both inside and out! On this educational adventure, 3rd grade students in Davidson, Williamson, and Rutherford Counties will examine the exhibitions within the Museum of Art, discover the natural wonders of the botanic garden, and participate in a hands-on art project. Featuring topics from composition and technique to plant parts and interdependence, this program corresponds to art, science, and social studies curriculum standards. Four schools will be selected for fall 2013. Buses will be paid for by Cheekwood.
Cheekwood Explorations Application
Application deadline: May 3, 2013
For more information on School Outreach at Cheekwood, please contact Karen Kwarciak, School and Outreach Coordinator at (615) 353-6973 or email@example.com.