Cool costumes from VIA Dance Collaborative

Posted on December 7, 2011 by

Liz from VIA Dance CollaborativeΒ sent over these photos of costumes she made with items from the warehouse. They look much better on the mannequins than in our bins. I especially love the use of non-traditional materials. The organization is presenting …

ROAR! How NYC teachers make learning engaging

ROAR! How NYC teachers make learning engaging

Posted on July 14, 2011 by

We’re at the midway point of our first July P credit course, “Creative Infusion,” and I’m amazed by each one of the creations that have come out of the studio classrooms. The teachers participating in this course are filled with …

Metamorphosis: Zippers to butterflies

Metamorphosis: Zippers to butterflies

Posted on June 14, 2011 by

Ms. Gold, the art teacher at PS 38 in Staten Island, shared how her students used zippers from MFTA. After learning about metamorphosis in science class, students visited the art room to try their hand at creating their own caterpillars …