Loading Events

« All Events

Raw Fibers (Summer 2024)

July 22 - July 27

$240.00

Tickets

The numbers below include tickets for this event already in your cart. Clicking "Get Tickets" will allow you to edit any existing attendee information as well as change ticket quantities.
RawFibers-Summer2024
$ 240.00
18 available

Registration for this course is now open!

Course Title: Raw Fibers: The Art of Fabric
Dates:  
Monday, July 22nd – Saturday, July 27th
Time:
9:00am – 5:00pm
Credits: 3 P-Credit/45 CTLE hours*
Fee: $240 (MFTA*)+ $125 (ASPDP)

Course Description: This studio class will take a single product, fabric, and work out the historical, economic, scientific, social and mathematical properties that are inherent in its use and production through hands-on art making. Each session will focus on methods for curriculum integration including: math, science, social studies and literacy. Educators will learn teaching practices that provide for the needs of all student learners by creating brave learning spaces to explore alternative materials that represent and affirm student identities for independent thinking and problem solving. Participants create a series of hands-on art projects that reflect the individual’s unique cultural experiences.

*Note: We are excited to announce that we have scholarship funding to waive the MFTA fee for 10 participants. To be eligible, you must be a DOE teacher at a Title 1 school, or high ENI school. This opportunity is first-come, first-served. Submit a Scholarship Request here.

Registration Instructions: If you are taking this course for P-Credits/+30 Credits, you will need to register on both the MFTA and the ASPDP website. (ASPDP registration opens on June 10th.)

Any questions? Email Will Niedmann at wniedmann@mfta.nyc.gov

Details

Start:
July 22
End:
July 27
Cost:
$240.00
Event Category:

Venue

Materials for the Arts
33-00 Northern Blvd, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 11101 United States
+ Google Map
View Venue Website

Organizer

Materials for the Arts
Email
info@mfta.nyc.gov
View Organizer Website