Arts For Life Blog
May 23, 2015 | By Rachel Zink
Lesson goals: To increase awareness of the artwork of Asheville artist Jaqui Fehl through the creation of a piece of work inspired by her style. To encourage creative thinking by exploring elements of drawing and collage. And to practice the collage skill of layering elements to achieve a dramatic effect.
April 24, 2015 | By Rachel Zink
This spring, Arts For Life is celebrating an exciting new partnership in Charlotte: an Arts For Life program at Carolinas HealthCare System’s Levine Children’s Hospital! The most comprehensive facility of its kind between Atlanta and Washington D.C., Levine Children’s Hospital has provided outstanding healthcare for children in Charlotte and the greater southeast region since […]
April 22, 2015 | By Rachel Zink
On this 45th anniversary of Earth Day, Arts For Life continues our commitment to creating unique, student-made art with materials that may otherwise end up in a landfill. It’s a process that starts with a simple act of conservation and ends with beautiful, whimsical, touching, thought-provoking, synergistic artwork that indisputably makes our delicate world an even more beautiful place.
| By Rachel Zink
On Earth Day and every day, Arts For Life is committed to creating unique, student-made art with materials that may otherwise end up in a landfill. With this lesson, students turn a landfill regular—the water bottle (it’s estimated that 38 billion bottles aren’t recycled each year)—into a wearable work of art!
| By Rachel Zink
Want to learn more about Arts For Life at Carolinas HealthCare System’s Levine Children’s Hospital? Join us for a special Info Session + Open House on Wednesday, April 29, in the Gorelick Conference Room at Levine Children’s Hospital! You’ll learn more about Arts For Life’s educational arts programs and the volunteer and internship experience. Info […]
April 3, 2015 | By Rachel Zink
Want to learn more about teaching opportunities at Mission Children’s Hospital? Join us for a special Info Session on Tuesday, April 7, at the United Way Building, Conference Room #1! You’ll learn more about Arts For Life’s educational visual art, music, and creative writing programs and the volunteer and internship experience. Information session attendees are […]